Dan Hinmon, MCSMN Director

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More Than Half of Americans Share Doctor Experiences Online, Survey Shows

Posted by @DanHinmon, Sep 26, 2018

That is way more than I expected, but the survey says:

  • In a new Binary Foundation survey, 51% of respondents said they share their personal medical experiences via social media, online ratings and review sites — 65% more than did so a year ago.
  • In addition, 70% of Americans say their choice of doctor was influenced by online ratings and reviews, and 41% admitted checking out a doctor online even when another provider referred them.

Liked by MakalaArce


Agree. That's quite an increase. If you are not engaged on social media, then you won't have any control of the conversation.

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