Items Tagged ‘Periscope’

June 12, 2017

Livestream from the exam room: Navigating patient privacy and new technology

By Taryn Offenbacher, Senior Communications Specialist Taryn Offenbacher, Senior Communications Specialist

 “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. In some situations, this technology is […]

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Tags: Facebook Live, livestream, Mayo Clinic, Offenbacher, patient privacy, Periscope, Social Media, social media policy, YouTube, YouTube Live


March 21, 2016

Is Facebook Live the Periscope Killer?

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network

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 as their preferred platform for live video streaming. Our Mayo […]

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Tags: Facebook Live, Periscope, Video streaming


July 10, 2015

Making Periscope Videos Permanent

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network

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 to create an enduring resource from the ephemeral Periscope platform. Periscope […]

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July 6, 2015

Tuesday, 7/7: Tour Mayo Historical Suite via Periscope!

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network

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, Coordinator of the Mayo Clinic Historical Unit. She’ll take […]

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June 10, 2015

Up Periscope at Mayo Clinic

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network

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 Residency and Summit. When: 12:15 (CDT); 1:15 PM (EDT); 10:15 AM (PDT) […]

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