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From a consumer point of view, what is happening with health and social media online.

From a consumer point of view, what is happening with health and social media online.

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    • Health and Wellness in a Digital Age www.HeidiAllen.id.auBodyinMind.org Digital Strategy in Health
    • Health is a BusinessBusiness is becoming Interactive & Social
    • static webpages
    • Dynamic shareablecontentWeb version 2.0 Active
    • Why is there a slow uptake of using social media in health?
    • Nature (2011) 496, 286-7
    • But Health is online Guidelines onsocial media use forpractitioners and students
    • @sandnsurf
    • What about us as Consumers?
    • How many of us have googled a symptom?How many of us have walked out of thedoctors office not completely understandingwhat was said?
    • 50 % of people do not understandwhat their Doctor told them 75 % of people visiting the emergency room do not understand the diagnosis or the instructions given http://medtopicwriter.com/2011/06/03/are-doctors-with-social-media-presence-bett NEJM: http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp0805631
    • http://pewinternet.org/Trend-Data/ Online-Activites-Total.aspx83% of adults online use theinternet to look for healthinfo
    • How do we know theinformation we are getting is good?
    • Government Websites - may not look sexi but aregreat resources
    • What about long term illness?
    • BensFriends.org: Rare Disease Patient Communities
    • Frost J et al, Social uses of Personal Health information within PatientsLikeMe Slideshare: http://slidesha.re/qus6bD
    • Personally ControlledElectronic Health Record
    • Health and Wellness in a Digital Age www.HeidiAllen.id.auBodyinMind.org Digital Strategy in Health