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Using Twitter in healthcare: resources

Useful links from today's Social Media in the NHS conference.

A helpful guide to Twitter produced by Healthcare Conferences UK and @HCUK_Clare

Kath Evans @KathEvans2 Head of patient experience NHS England discusses why twitter is an important tool for those working in the NHS. In her presentation Kath gave tips for using twitter and discussed NHS England perspective on twitter.

A panel session on Twitter for NHS Leaders and How Twitter has helped me in my role provided an understanding of why twitter is a key tool within the NHS

Charlotte Johnston @CJohnston1903 is a Tweeting Student Nurse discussed why is social media important to her as a student and how it has helped her gain feedback, help and perspective from experienced healthcare professionals

Dr Ron Daniels @SepsisUK Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Good Hope Hospitals NHS Trust discussed his perspective as a tweeting Doctor

Paul Jenkins OBE @PaulJThinks Chief Executive Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust gave his perspective on tweeter as Chief Executive and discussed why he tweets and how to tweet effectively.

James Andrew @WePharmacists delivered an interactive masterclass on Twitter for Clinicians & Managers in the NHS

Ron Simms @RonS_Capsticks Partner Capsticks discusses Social Media from a legal and HR perspective looking closely at social media and recruitment – the pitfalls?, how to manage employees’ social media activities and how the Employment Tribunal views social media.  

Resources from our September 2014 event on this subject

Also of interest:

Always Events®: A positive approach to Improving Patient Care
Tuesday 24 March 2015 
ICO Conference Centre, London

Masterclass: Managing Social Media in Healthcare Environments
Wednesday 6 May 2015 
Hallam Conference Centre, London

Complaints Handling, Investigating, Resolving and Learning
Wednesday 1 July 2015 
ICO Conference Centre, London

Leading your Organisation to Zero-Harm
Thursday 9 July 2015 
Hallam Conference Centre, London

25 February 2015


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