Social media and you: what every physician needs to know.

@article{Chauhan2012SocialMA,
  title={Social media and you: what every physician needs to know.},
  author={Bindiya Chauhan and Ruth S George and Janis S Coffin},
  journal={The Journal of medical practice management : MPM},
  year={2012},
  volume={28 3},
  pages={206-9}
}
New healthcare models have been developed to keep up with the dynamic changes of the Internet revolution through social media. Physicians are taking this new technology and enhancing their communication with patients as well among the healthcare community including distributing public health information via Twitter and Facebook. However, a physician's freedom of speech via Twitter and blogs can reach millions instantly, causing irreversible harm. U.S. licensing authorities have reported… CONTINUE READING
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