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The patient and physician
interaction in social media
Tweet up: Social media in rheumatology
Simon R. Stones @SimonRStones...
Social media – don’t forget the ‘social’
The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media ...
Social media use: Global surveys
The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheum...
Here’s some we made earlier…
The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumatol...
Help is at hand if you’re finding your
feet!
• Be aware of your online image and manage this proactively
• Recognise that ...
Social media is a tool to sharing
your message
The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social ...
Regardless of your background
The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumato...
Using social media for
patient engagement
The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media...
Using social media to aid
recruitment to research
The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: soci...
Working together to discuss,
critique, and move forward
The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up...
Please remember to…
The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumatology
Embra...
… Keep tweeting!
#BSR19
#BSRTweetUp
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This presentation was delivered in the 'Tweet up: Social media in rheumatology' session during the British Society of Rheumatology Annual Conference on Tuesday 30 April 2019, in Birmingham, UK.

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The patient and physician interaction in social media

  1. 1. The patient and physician interaction in social media Tweet up: Social media in rheumatology Simon R. Stones @SimonRStones Patient Advocate and Consultant British Society for Rheumatology Annual Conference 2019 April 30th to May 2nd , 2019 Birmingham, UK
  2. 2. Social media – don’t forget the ‘social’ The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumatology “An interactive communication platform that facilitates conversation among individuals…” “social media is about sociology, not technology”
  3. 3. Social media use: Global surveys The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumatology People with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases (n=417) Young rheumatologists and basic scientists (n=233) • Information • Expanding professional networks • New resources • Learning new skills • Establishing a professional online presence • 30% of non-social media users justified not using social media due to lack of knowledge • Connecting with others sharing similar experiences • Accessing additional information to assimilate into knowledge about conditions • Inadequate advice or information from healthcare professionals • To be more involved in self-managing health and wellbeing • Over 50% voiced concerns about confidentiality/sharing sensitive information Nikiphorou E et al (2017). Social media use among young rheumatologists and basic scientists: results of an international survey by the Emerging EULAR Network (EMEUNET). Ann Rheum Dis 76:712-715. Studenic P et al (2018). Social Media Use for Health-Related Purposes By People with Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases – Results of a Global Survey. Arthritis & Rheumatology 70(Suppl 9).
  4. 4. Here’s some we made earlier… The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumatology Read with caution! • Twitter polls only • Reaching a certain kind of audience
  5. 5. Help is at hand if you’re finding your feet! • Be aware of your online image and manage this proactively • Recognise that personal and professional can’t always be separated (and maybe shouldn’t!) • Engage with the public but be cautious about personal advice • Respect privacy • You can be human and professional • Contribute your expertise, insights and experience • Treat others with consideration, politeness and respect • Remember that other’s are probably watching • Support your colleagues when necessary • Test out ideas, and learn from mistakes – and have fun! The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumatology
  6. 6. Social media is a tool to sharing your message The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumatology
  7. 7. Regardless of your background The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumatology
  8. 8. Using social media for patient engagement The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumatology
  9. 9. Using social media to aid recruitment to research The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumatology
  10. 10. Working together to discuss, critique, and move forward The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumatology #WhyWeDoResearch is not about gaining influence. It is not a sales or marketing strategy. It focuses on opportunity and inspiration. whywedoresearch.weebly.com/ The campaign has become a community where patients, staff and public alike can share their voices about health research on an equal playing field. It has over 400 million impressions, used by over 45,000 Twitter accounts in over 23 countries.
  11. 11. Please remember to… The patient and physician interaction in social media, in tweet up: social media in rheumatology Embrace social media as an additional communication tool Think of social media as your eyes and ears in the real world Demonstrate your values and personality through social media Keep it human – authenticity, honesty and dignity is key Ask for help as you go on your social journey!
  12. 12. … Keep tweeting! #BSR19 #BSRTweetUp

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