MILWAUKEE, April 13 /PRNewswire/ --
WHAT: Aurora Health Care will be the first hospital system in Wisconsin to provide live updates of an exclusive, bi-lateral knee replacement surgery on the Internet. Through the social networking site Twitter, Aurora caregivers will provide a running commentary, updates of activities and photos of the procedure. Twitter users will continuously receive messages of 140 characters or less, called 'Tweets' and images through 'TwitPic'.
WHEN: Twitter broadcast begins at 8:00 AM CST, Thursday, April 16, 2009
WHERE: Online: Twitter (Log on to Twitter and follow Aurora_Health by 8:00 AM). Physical Location: Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center, Milwaukee
WHO: Aurora Health Care, Joel Wallskog, M.D.
VISUALS: Twitter screen shots, Facebook screenshots, Aurora Web site screen shots. We will also be offering b-roll of the surgery and operating room activities.
Contact: Adam V. Beeson Peter Balistrieri 414-649-3915 262-510-8082 firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
Online newsroom: www.Aurora.org/Newsroom
|SOURCE Aurora Health Care|
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