Creating Social Media Policies for Education and Practice

  title={Creating Social Media Policies for Education and Practice},
  author={Amy J. Barton and Diane J. Skiba},
  journal={NI 2012 : 11th International Congress on Nursing Informatics, June 23-27, 2012, Montreal, Canada. International Congress in Nursing Informatics},
The use of social media in society and healthcare has become pervasive. This paper reviews uses of social media within health care and higher education along with its concomitant risks and benefits. Challenges rooted in the blurring of boundaries between personal and professional experiences provide the rationale for policy development. Guidelines to… CONTINUE READING