Webinars

Why Twitter is Worth Physicians' Time

Thu, Mar 26, 2015
12:00pm to 1:00pm ET

Description

If you're a physician wondering whether you should get involved on Twitter, or if you're a hospital communicator who wants to encourage physician involvement, this webinar is for you.

During this one-hour interactive session, five physicians active on Twitter discuss:

  • how they have found Twitter helpful and worthwhile
  • the ease with which it connects them to patients
  • why they believe it is the most effective communication tool online

 

 

Location

Online


Mike Sevilla, MD
@drmikesevilla

Posts: 15
Joined: Oct 15, 2012
Posted by @drmikesevilla, Mar 26, 2015

Welcome everyone! I’m looking forward to chatting with all of you!


Dan Hinmon, MCSMN Director
@DanHinmon

Posts: 2050
Joined: Apr 13, 2011
Posted by @DanHinmon, Mar 26, 2015

Looking forward to it, Mike!


meredithgould
@meredithgould

Posts: 312
Joined: Feb 07, 2011
Posted by @meredithgould, Mar 26, 2015

Getting my snacks organized…and removing the cat from my desk.


Dan Hinmon, MCSMN Director
@DanHinmon

Posts: 2050
Joined: Apr 13, 2011
Posted by @DanHinmon, Mar 26, 2015

Snacks AND webinar. Sounds like multi-tasking at its best!


meredithgould
@meredithgould

Posts: 312
Joined: Feb 07, 2011
Posted by @meredithgould, Mar 26, 2015

<bowing to Mike Sevilla>


meredithgould
@meredithgould

Posts: 312
Joined: Feb 07, 2011
Posted by @meredithgould, Mar 26, 2015

If the doctor thing doesn’t work out, Mike could earn a great living doing voiceovers.

Posted by @LeeAase, Mar 26, 2015

If you have questions for the panelists, please post them in the box above.


al odom
@dcrockett

Posts: 2
Joined: Nov 20, 2013
Posted by @dcrockett, Mar 26, 2015

Not working for me. Is it just me?


Amanda Changuris
@amandachanguris

Posts: 50
Joined: Oct 15, 2012
Posted by @amandachanguris, Mar 26, 2015

Great point, Mike. Being able to speak in sound bites is a great side-benefit of social media use!


meredithgould
@meredithgould

Posts: 312
Joined: Feb 07, 2011
Posted by @meredithgould, Mar 26, 2015

Great to see you and be here with you!


Amanda Changuris
@amandachanguris

Posts: 50
Joined: Oct 15, 2012
Posted by @amandachanguris, Mar 26, 2015

One of my favorite aspects of Twitter/SM — I can do it at home in my PJs! 🙂


meredithgould
@meredithgould

Posts: 312
Joined: Feb 07, 2011
Posted by @meredithgould, Mar 26, 2015

And cat.


Anita Fry
@anitafry

Posts: 7
Joined: Feb 07, 2014
Posted by @anitafry, Mar 26, 2015

Social media is for introverts. Kind of an oxymoron, but true.


meredithgould
@meredithgould

Posts: 312
Joined: Feb 07, 2011
Posted by @meredithgould, Mar 26, 2015

Because it allows us (introverts) to calibrate engagement/contact more than we can ITF (In the Flesh).


Mike Sevilla, MD
@drmikesevilla

Posts: 15
Joined: Oct 15, 2012
Posted by @drmikesevilla, Mar 26, 2015

Hi everyone! I had tech problems starting out. I’m happy to answer any questions here!

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