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December 4, 2012  8:03 AM

Social media in healthcare: Its role in patient engagement



Posted by: RedaChouffani
HIPAA, patient portal, privacy, Social media

Last year the U.S Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) implemented a policy that encourages employees to leverage the emerging social media platforms to enhance communication and information exchange. The implementation of...

May 28, 2012  9:01 PM

New start up to provide new online destination for patients looking for aggregated health information



Posted by: RedaChouffani
health education, Meddik, patient portal, social health network

While it is common advice to always seek a medical professional when there are health issues we face, many patients seek Internet search engines as a first attempt at self-diagnosis.  There are also many instances where some find more comfort in reading about the story of others that...


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