Using Twitter to Counteract Hype, Part 2 – Hashtags of the Week (HOTW): (Week of August 11, 2014)

Last week, I showed you some of the ways in which the healthcare community is using Twitter to combat hype and misinformation about Ebola. This week there is a more specific example of the same idea — how the Centers for Disease Control scheduled a Twitter chat to answer questions in public for clinicians and … Continue reading Using Twitter to Counteract Hype, Part 2 – Hashtags of the Week (HOTW): (Week of August 11, 2014)

ONC Partners with Dr. Oz to Spread the Word (#BlueButton) — Hashtags of the Week (HOTW): (Week of June 16, 2014)

The Blue Button was some of the biggest buzz at Health Data Palooza. Following #hdpalooza, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology partnered with the famous and popular media personality, Dr. Oz through his affiliated service, ShareCare, to co-sponsor a Twitter chat about the Blue Button and what it can do for … Continue reading ONC Partners with Dr. Oz to Spread the Word (#BlueButton) — Hashtags of the Week (HOTW): (Week of June 16, 2014)

Health Data Palooza (#hdpalooza) — Hashtags of the Week (HOTW): (Week of June 2, 2014)

"Health Datapalooza is a national conference focused on liberating health data, and bringing together the companies, startups, academics, government agencies, and individuals with the newest and most innovative and effective uses of health data to improve patient outcomes. … The hallmark of the event is a national competition that searches for the best and most … Continue reading Health Data Palooza (#hdpalooza) — Hashtags of the Week (HOTW): (Week of June 2, 2014)