Social Media

July 5, 2012

Social Media Helpful to Those With Rare Diseases

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Deb McGarry had just delivered the eulogy at her grandmother’s funeral when pain shot through her chest. A wave of nausea followed…Thanks to efforts by McGarry and the online network of SCAD survivors, doctors at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., have launched the first large-scale research project to learn more about the disease. The […]

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Tags: medical history database, patterns, SCAD, WXIN


June 22, 2012

Mayo Clinic’s Dan Goldman Explains Why Direct ROI the Wrong Way to Evaluate Social Media

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Dan Goldman, Legal Counsel at the Mayo Clinic, has no need to use social media to drive client development. He’s in-house, and yet he still seems to understand it as well as any lawyer possibly could. In his interview with LXBN TV at The Hildebrandt Institute and West LegalEdcenter’s Social and Digital Media for Law […]

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Tags: client development, Dan Goldman, Hildebrandt Institute, JDSupra, Social and Digital Media for Law Firms Forum


June 15, 2012

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

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June 15, 2012 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations NY […]

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Tags: Chicago Tribune, Dr. Chet Rihal, Dr. David Hayes, Dr. Dennis Dickson, Dr. John Armstrong, Dr. Sharonne Hayes, Fairview Red Wing Health Services, Food and Drug Administration, Good Morning Arizona, Jacksonville Business Journal, Lawrence Matteson, Marylin Matteson


June 12, 2012

Social Media a Gdsend for Those With Rare Diseases

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Thanks to efforts by McGarry and the online network of SCAD survivors, doctors at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., have launched the first large-scale research project to learn more about the disease. The study is breaking new ground by using social media to recruit SCAD patients from around the world, doctors say. The plan […]

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Tags: biobank, Chicago Tribune, Dr. Sharonne Hayes, Mayo Clinc's Women's Heart Clinic, SCAD


June 12, 2012

Social Media a Godsend For Those With Rare Diseases

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Thanks to efforts by McGarry and the online network of SCAD survivors, doctors at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., have launched the first large-scale research project to learn more about the disease. The study is breaking new ground by using social media to recruit SCAD patients from around the world, doctors say. The plan […]

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Tags: Chicago Tribune, Dr. Sharonne Hayes, Mayo Clinc's Women's Heart Clinic, SCAD


June 1, 2012

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

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June 1, 2012 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations oestreich.karl@mayo.edu […]

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Tags: Advancing the Science, Arizona PBS, Arizona Republic, Bruce Johnson, Dr. Chet Rihal, Dr. James Levine, Erik Castle, James Levine, Mayo Clinic Human Integrative and Environmental Physiology Lab, Moe Bell, Mount Everest, MPR


May 18, 2012

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

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May 18, 2012 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations oestreich.karl@mayo.edu […]

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Tags: ABC News, alzheimer's disease, Chicago Sun-Times, Dr. Farris Timimi, Dr. James Kirkland, Dr. Lyle Joyce, Dr. Ronald Peterson, Dr. Sharonne Hayes, Dr. Thomas Boyce, Dr. Timothy Young, KAAL, KARE11


May 16, 2012

Use Social Media? Memorize These Vital 12 Words

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Don’t Cheat, Can’t Delete. Don’t Steal, Don’t Reveal.  This is the social media policy of Farris Timimi, M.D., medical director for the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media. It appears the Mayo Clinic can cure more than just health problems. This is a brilliant policy that you should adopt, regardless of your company’s own approach […]

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Tags: CBS Money Watch, Dr. Farris Timimi, Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media, social media policy


May 4, 2012

SocialMed: Drafting a Social Media Policy

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As more hospitals and medical centers join Facebook and Twitter, developing a social media policy may be topping more agendas. Luckily, there are guidelines pioneered by big-name centers such as The Cleveland Clinic and Massachusetts General Hospital, so other institutions have models to follow…Ed Bennett, manager of web operations at the University of Maryland Medical […]

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Tags: Center for Social Media, MedPage Today, social media policy


May 3, 2012

Facebook Organ Donor Button Leads To Spike In Registration

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Medical experts said Wednesday that a new Facebook feature allowing users to declare they are organ donors could be a game changer, and could go far in reducing the number of those waiting for transplants. Kevin Lue, of Bartlett, was on the list. He was a triathlete who learned three years ago he needed a […]

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Tags: CBS Chicago, Facebook, organ donation


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