Patient Choice in Health Information Technology
Susannah Fox will present data about the impact of the internet on health and health care to a meeting of the HIT Policy Committee, convened by David Blumenthal, M.D., M.P.P., National Coordinator…
Uncle Sam and Social Media
Federal agencies can, and should, be the first responders to health questions. Social media can help.
Social Media’s Promise for Public Health
Participation Powers Prevention was the theme of the National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing & Media. Susannah Fox presented the latest data on social media and health care.
Consumer Perspective on Health Information Technology
This webinar will focus on a key question: What will patient-centered care look like if information technology is successfully woven into the health system?
From Participatory Politics to Participatory Medicine
Rep. Jerry Nadler, Susannah Fox, Jamie Heywood, and Esther Dyson discussed the coming revolution in health care.
The Social Life of Health Information
Americans’ pursuit of health takes place within a widening network of both online and offline sources.
The Future of Personal Health Records
A hearing was held to discover privacy, security, and confidentiality issues around personal health records, social media, and the future of medicine.
Navigating the New Health Care Delivery System
Technology is changing how patients navigate their health care experience. New survey data shows how e-patients are using social media to connect to each other and to information.
Researching (and Reviewing) Doctors Online
An ABCNews.com story quotes Pew Internet’s research about how many people look online for information about doctors and hospitals.
Medpedia launched this week, prompting questions from many corners about how it fits in to the current realities of the health care world.