Health care social media

We consider ourselves social media evangelists. So we were thrilled to have a chance to reach our largest-ever group of potential converts at Mayo Clinic: the Department of Nursing. Nurses represent one in four Mayo employees. Over the past year and a half, Public Affairs teamed up with Nursing representatives [...]
By Shea Jennings, Communications Specialist • February 19, 2018
“Social Media” is more than just a marketing buzzword; as the Internet increasingly becomes the medium of choice for researching health information social media has become an important channel for improving the patient experience. A 2013 study conducted by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project found that [...]
By Marie Ennis-O'Connor • September 6, 2017
As we raised the question of whether Facebook Live is the Periscope Killer earlier this week, some discussion ensued as to whether live video broadcasting is available to all pages (including local businesses), or just certain types. To help answer this more definitively, I thought it would help to share [...]
By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network • March 25, 2016