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Health Communication

How to Prepare for a Stay in the Hospital

By On September 5, 2018

Across the health care landscape, patients are being encouraged to take control of their own health. This means patients are often given the opportunity to decide their own level of comfort during a… Read More

Social Media

Use the Healthcare Hashtag Project in Your Next Communications Plan

By On August 3, 2015

According to Symplur’s website, “the goal of the Healthcare Hashtag Project is to make the use of Twitter more accessible for providers and the health care community as a whole.”… Read More

Palliative Care
Palliative Care

Hospice and Palliative care—Similar but Not the Same

By On August 6, 2014

I heard a story on NPR yesterday that made me think a lot about my mom, and the care she received before her death. The news piece was about an experimental change… Read More