Tag Archives: social media

Should your organization make a social media promise?

Today I came across Southlake Regional Health Centre’s social media promise. A single page meant to encourage participation. This is a forward thinking and positive approach to social media. Marketing and communication teams for hospitals are pushing for the use of more channels, and providers are realizing they provide additional ways to reach patients. Many […]

Speaking with students: Talking about the risks and benefits of using digital tools in a social age

  This weekend I had the pleasure of going to the Canadian Nursing Students’ Association 2012 Ontario Regional Conference. I’ve  enjoyed being involved with CNSA since 2007, and was honoured by a Lifetime Membership in 2011. It is always fun going back to these conference because students are full of energy and excitement. In the talk […]

Pasquale Fiore's PDF on teaching health information science

Free resource for teaching health information science

A fantastic nurse, and a new friend, Pasquale Fiore MSc RN. We met virtually, and then in person at the Canadian Nurse’s Association in June 2012. Then after exchanging a few emails he sent me a great resource he had developed to share with a few other faculty who interested in teaching health information science. When […]

free oha social media webinar

OHA Webcast Series

Thanks to the hard work of the two awesome members of the Ontario Hospital Association team – Katie Bryne and Ashley Weinhandl the webinar on Social Media are now live. There are 4 different perspectives on social media from various perspectives (Manager, MD, RN, Communications). If you sign up you can view any of the four videos you are […]