#HITsm Chat

#HITsm TweetChat, Oct. 31, 2014

Moderator: Jon Mertz

Topic: Social Health Communities


Advanced reading from the HIMSS Blog:
Social Health Communities: 4 Types to Consider to Engage Value

Topic 1: Will Wearable Tech empower more healthy communities or create more individual silos?

Topic 2: How do you engage your family and friends in healthcare and healthy habits?

Topic 3: In chronic illness, what is the biggest value that a community can bring?

Topic 4: In chronic illness, who benefits more from engaging with patient communities: research, patients, mutual? More benefits than risks?

For those not familiar with #HITsm TweetChats, #HITsm is an acronym for “healthcare IT social media” and we focus on current topics that are influencing healthcare technology, health IT, and the use of social media in healthcare.

Chats are held at 11 a.m, CST, every Friday. Cancellations will be noted in Upcoming Chats, located on this page. During the chat, topics will be announced by the @HealthStandards Twitter account.

It’s easy to join the Twitter conversation by following along by searching for #HITsm on Twitter and tagging your tweets with #HITsm so they can be seen by the other chat participants.

To suggest a future #HITsm moderator, please Tweet your recommendations to @healthstandards or @OchoTex.