social media

The ethics of social mediaExperts offer advice for how to increase visibility on social media while protecting patients and maintaining professionalism and integrity.
Using social media to improve the way you connectHaving a presence on social media is not absolutely necessary to run a successful practice, but it can be a valuable tool in connecting with patients and diverse communities. If used wisely, social media can help grow a practice.
Cosmetic surgery turf warsIn the battle over who’s most qualified to perform cosmetic medicine, can any specialty own the space?
Influence of social media on teenagers' body imageVisually oriented social media platforms created by their peers can have a significant negative impact on adolescents’ body image.
Sharing is caring: Millennial patients and social mediaNot only is the selfie generation happy to share, but they could be the secret to social media success.
Tales from the Dark Web: illicit drugs, bitcoins, and social media
Tales from the Dark Web: illicit drugs, bitcoins, and social mediaI thought I would share what I learned about obtaining digitally accessible drugs, and what drugs are commonly obtained over the Internet.
Why physicians should become active on social mediaWith a unique voice, good content, patience and consistency, your practice’s social media accounts can become valuable assets.
Four critical tech tools plans and providers should offer consumersHaving technology tools for member engagement is no longer a novelty. Members now expect and prefer digital communications, and it is critical for MCOs to stay on top of technology trends to compete in the market.
Here's how social media can boost physician hiring effortsSocial media is becoming more common in physician recruiting, particularly among large practices
Patient privacy: When social media bites backAttorney Alex Thiersch offers tips for how to avoid simple social media mishaps that can result in violations of patient privacy.