“The needs of the patient come first.” This Mayo Clinic value drives our mission. It also drives our response to the use of live video in the exam room. We’ll explain. Today, patients have a variety of live video and livestreaming options available to use during their medical appointments. [...]
By Taryn Offenbacher, Senior Communications Specialist • June 12, 2017
I've been a big proponent of Periscope, and we've used it extensively at Mayo Clinic, with 76 broadcasts since we launched our channel in June, including our #ScopeScope live colonoscopy program. Last week we started exploring Facebook Live, and I'm convinced many more organizations will be adopting Facebook [...]
By Lee Aase • March 21, 2016
Mayo Clinic recently began experimenting with Periscope, a Twitter-owned service that enables users to stream live video from an iOS or Android mobile device. We'll discuss top things we've learned during our first month of Periscoping in an upcoming post, but today I want to show you how [...]
By Lee Aase • July 10, 2015
On Tuesday, July 7 you'll have a chance to use today's technology to take a live, interactive tour of Mayo Clinic's history. Join us at 10 a.m. EDT (9 CDT/7 PDT) as we Periscope from the Mayo Historical Suite. Our tour guide will be Renee Ziemer, [...]
By Lee Aase • July 6, 2015
Today Mayo Clinic takes another big step on our social media journey with the launch of our Periscope account. Our Medical Director Dr. Farris Timimi and I will create the first Mayo Clinic Periscope broadcast. And we'll use this new platform to chat about next week’s Social Media [...]
By Lee Aase • June 10, 2015