Susan L. Greig

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

How Healthcare Pros are using Social Media

Just took a look at a new infographic released by Healthcare IT News that answers which social network is most popular among health professions and how health care professionals used … Continue reading

July 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

BC Children’s Hospital Site Development Report to PHSA Board

On April 24th, along with two other colleagues, I gave a presentation to the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) Board.  It was exciting because it was really the first time I … Continue reading

May 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Connecting Healthcare & Social Media – Conference

The Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media is hosting its first conference May 17-18 in New York City. The agenda looks pretty amazing! Click here or below on the photos … Continue reading

April 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

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

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