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 ...