Navigation Links
Marketing Agency Reports on Social Media Trends in Healthcare
Date:2/27/2013

Troy, NY (PRWEB) February 27, 2013

Smith & Jones, a healthcare marketing agency in Troy, NY, released today a new issue of Protocol, its newsletter for hospital executives and practice administrators, titled “Socializing Medicine: Attracting e-Patients with Social Media Marketing.”

Patients are now turning to their social networks to seek health advice and forge closer relationships with their doctors. Armed with smart phones, tablets and home computers, today’s patients are taking a more proactive approach to their healthcare by researching care decisions online, rather than relying solely on advice from their physicians.

This issue of Protocol reviews the “socialization of medicine;” how physicians and hospitals can leverage health information websites, online physician reviews and social media channels to keep up with their patients’ needs.

“This new wave of e-Patients is emerging within the younger generations, but the trend of searching for health information online is reaching up to the baby boomers,” said Mark Shipley, President and Chief Strategic Officer of Smith & Jones. “Hospitals and physician practices should develop a strong presence online through social media and content marketing so these patients can find them.”

To learn more about e-Patients and the online channels they are using to access health information, read “Socializing Medicine: Attracting e-Patients with Social Media Marketing.” Access this issue and subscribe to Protocol at http://www.smithandjones.com.

About Smith & Jones
Smith & Jones is an advertising and brand strategy agency based in Troy, NY, that specializes in marketing for hospital systems and large physician practices. Learn more at http://www.smithandjones.com.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/attracte-patients/socialmediamarketing/prweb10457769.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. New Advanced Social Media Marketing Programs at Online Marketing DNA
2. TherapySites (Websites for Therapists) Announces Partnership with Counseling Wise to Offer Website Marketing For Therapists
3. Win a Safi Kilima Tanzanite Omega Slide Necklace or a US Virgin Islands Vacation During Media Marketing, Inc's 10th Anniversary Celebration
4. The USPS Has Announced No Saturday Delivery and Increased Postage Again - How Does This Affect the World of Marketing?
5. Amy Porterfield's FB Influence: Review Examining Facebook Marketing Course Released By WealthSpringMarketing.com
6. TherapySites (Websites for Therapists) Announces Partnership with Personal Mood Chart Journal to Offer Website Marketing For Therapists
7. Del Taco Connects With Itxtdeals.com to Expand Text Message Marketing to Dallas-Fort Worth
8. CoachingWebsites (Websites for Coaches) Announces Partnership with Talk To An Expert To Offer Website Marketing For Coaches
9. DoctorSites (Websites for Doctors) Announces Partnership with DPM United to Offer Website Marketing For Doctors
10. Medical System Marketing Spotlights Women’s Heart Health
11. Xocai's New Xe Product Provides An Incentive For Marketing Xocolate International Corporation (MXI Corp) Distributors To Launch Their Business To A Whole New Level
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/25/2017)... ... September 25, 2017 , ... ... and efficiency. The principle of First-Defect-Stop for laboratory weighing is designed ... have the chance to have negative consequences on downstream processes. , If a ...
(Date:9/25/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... September 25, 2017 , ... Physician Partners ... Fla. location at 5304 Main Street as an interventional pain management specialist. , ... and extremities. He joins PPOA from private practice In Brooksville, Fla. His orthopedic background ...
(Date:9/25/2017)... ... ... “Renew Refresh Restore Reward”: is a story of struggle and how trouble often happens ... Freeman, cofounded the Free Spirit Bible Church and currently serves as the church’s Director ... us to come over before the baby had to go back to her grandparents. ...
(Date:9/25/2017)... ... September 25, 2017 , ... The trend-spotters, tastemakers, and healthy lifestyle product experts ... based super herb drinks, with the new NEXTY Gold Award at the Natural Products ... the NEXTY Gold, which is reserved for just those companies that hit high marks ...
(Date:9/24/2017)... ... September 25, 2017 , ... Bhowanie Benimadhu’s new book “ Our ... questions of life and seeks answers in both Eastern and Western religious traditions and ... God is in the mind of humankind for the past thousands of years and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/6/2017)... 6, 2017  Robert G. Szewc, M.D., is recognized ... in recognition of his contributions to the Medical field.  ... Nephrologist at the practice of Kidney and Hypertension Specialists, ... and hypertension solutions. He has worked in this position ... experience, as well as expertise in kidneys, hypertension, chronic ...
(Date:9/6/2017)...   PDI , a leader in infection prevention ... educational session focused on the role of chlorhexidine gluconate ... the 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for ... the Phoenix Convention Center in ... will also feature PDI,s Prevantics® Device Swab ...
(Date:9/6/2017)... , Sept. 6, 2017 Eli Lilly and ... will present new data for galcanezumab and lasmiditan, two ... the International Headache Society (IHC) taking place Sept. 7-10 ... Lilly will highlight new, long-term data from an open-label ... of galcanezumab (120 mg and 240 mg) for the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: