Social Networking has been an interesting topic for Health Care CIO/CTO types for the last two years. How do we use it? What do we do with it? How do we connect with patients without compromising privacy and security?
Phil Baumann has an interesting article on ways to leverage the Twitter application on his site: http://philbaumann.com/2009/01/16/140-health-care-uses-for-twitter/
HealthTechnica.com recently recorded an interview session with three health care professionals on the subject of how to use social networking in the clinical environments. Look for that interview to come out early next week. In the meantime, here is our own article giving you a taste of the subject at hand.