5 Ways to Help Boost Your Happiness
Wellness
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Wellness
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5 Ways to Help Boost Your Happiness

Barbara Ficarra - June 16, 2015

 Here are five simple ways to help boost your happiness right now.  Here are five simple ways to help boost your happiness right now.1. Master the moment with…

Social Media: What Consumers Need to Know About Online Health Information
eHealth
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eHealth
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Social Media: What Consumers Need to Know About Online Health Information

Barbara Ficarra - April 30, 2015

It’s an exciting time in health care today. The health care landscape is rapidly changing and digital technology has transformed the way we communicate, interact and search…

Empathy: Beyond a Connection
Public Health
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Public Health
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Empathy: Beyond a Connection

Barbara Ficarra - September 20, 2014

Being a great leader means having a clear vision, mission or goal. It means being committed, and knowing how to listen and communicate, but it involves much…

List of Health Care Social Media and Digital Influencers on Twitter
Business
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Business
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List of Health Care Social Media and Digital Influencers on Twitter

Barbara Ficarra - August 4, 2014

Marie Ennis-O’Connor (@JBBC) is a healthcare writer, public relations consultant, and digital media strategist. Marie recently compiled a list of 84 health care social media and digital…

Are Healthcare Consumers at the Forefront of Digital Health?
Business
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Business
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Are Healthcare Consumers at the Forefront of Digital Health?

Barbara Ficarra - March 26, 2014

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA and Ben HeublSimply put, healthcare is about the patient. Healthcare is a multidisciplinary team approach and patients are at the center…

Business
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Are Healthcare Consumers at the Forefront of Digital Health?

Barbara Ficarra - March 26, 2014

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA and Ben HeublSimply put, healthcare is about the patient. Healthcare is a multidisciplinary team approach and patients are at the center…

Online Health by the Numbers
eHealth
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eHealth
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Online Health by the Numbers

Barbara Ficarra - September 5, 2013

Digital Technology has changed the landscape in health care, and it has changed the role of the consumer, patient, caregiver and health care professional. The internet has…

Policy & Law
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Empathy in Health Care

Barbara Ficarra - July 12, 2013

TED speaker Rebecca Saxe inspired this post.“The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy.” These are heartfelt words by award-winning actress…

Mobile Health-The Kaiser Way-An Interview with Bernard J. Tyson
eHealth
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eHealth
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Mobile Health-The Kaiser Way-An Interview with Bernard J. Tyson

Barbara Ficarra - June 7, 2013

 A Go-To Health Care System for Innovation and Digital Technology  A Go-To Health Care System for Innovation and Digital TechnologyBernard J. Tyson, Kaiser Permanente’s Incoming Chairman and…

8 Ways to Avoid Ethical Pitfalls in Social Media – Part One
Medical Ethics
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Medical Ethics
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8 Ways to Avoid Ethical Pitfalls in Social Media – Part One

Barbara Ficarra - April 26, 2013

 Do the ethical rules of law apply to medicine?   Do the ethical rules of law apply to medicine? Ethical issues in social media are a concern for attorneys,…