Susan L. Greig

Patient & Family Centered Care – Healthcare Social Media consultant, speaker, author

Why the Healthcare Industry is Slow to Adopt Social Media

Why the Healthcare Industry is Slow to Adopt Social Media.   The focus in this video is on the US but the comments made by risk management are very common … Continue reading

March 29, 2012 · 2 Comments

Canadian Healthcare Slow on Social Media Adoption

Internationally and certainly within Canada, healthcare in general is still moving at a snails pace when it comes to adopting social media. Social media is after all a great tool to bring in more business and has been adopted enthusiastically by anyone wanting their share of the market. That concept is totally foreign to Canadian Healthcare. We do not need to “promote” our business to bring in revenue, nor are we looking for more customers-waiting lists are long enough……

March 26, 2012 · 7 Comments

Making Hospital Registration Easier for Patients and Families

Just learned about Patient Way–a check-in system for hospitals similar to airports.  It is something that the patients and families I have talked to have been asking for and so I feel it is … Continue reading

March 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Healthcare Public Relations Association Canada-Hygeia Awards

I was recently asked if I would be interested in becoming one of three judges in the Social Media Catergory for the Hygeia Awards.  The Health Care Public Relations Association Canada (HCPRA) uses Hygeia … Continue reading

March 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

CAPHC: Getting Engaged In Patient Safety through Social Media

March 23 – CAPHC Patient Safety Collaborative:  Getting Engaged in Patient Safety through Social Media Presenter:  Abisaac Saraga, Web & Social Media Manager at Canadian Patient Safety Institute . Synopsis: … Continue reading

March 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

Speaker Link-My New Profile

Let me introduce you to Speaker Link-Speakers Lending their Stories for Improved Healthcare.  I have just created a speaker profile on this great site-be sure to check it out by clicking … Continue reading

March 16, 2012 · Leave a comment