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Apr 15th, 2015
Spread the word on April 16, 2015 about the transition to ICD-10 in a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services social media rally. You can show you are on board to have a successful ICD-10 transition. Here is all you have to do to be a part of the ICD-10 excitement: Visit the ICD-10 Thunderclap Page ...
Jul 1st, 2013
Used wisely, providers can take advantage of social media benefits. By Judy A. Wilson, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-P, CPCO, CPPM, CPC-I, CANPC Because social media is a staple in the average household, a growing number of healthcare providers are using it as a marketing tool, among other things. This technology doesn’t come without challenges, however. Here’s ...
Jan 1st, 2011
By Robert A. Pelaia, Esq., CPC Significant progress in information technology has brought social media in health care to the mainstream. Consider these four examples: 1. According to its website, the Mayo Clinic recently launched a Center for Social Media with the intention of training physicians and hospitals to use Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and other ...
Jul 28th, 2010
Having used social media to connect patients and providers for years, the Rochester, Minn.-based Mayo Clinic is opening a school of social media for other health providers. The new Center for Social Media will train physicians and health care organizations to use Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, and blogs.  Mayo Offers Social Media School was last modified: July 5th, ...