The Short List: Premier Health, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, and 9 more

Saint John’s Health Center CMO Don Larsen discusses how social media outlets like LinkedIn and Twitter can be significant resources to distribute credible healthcare information more quickly and efficiently. Becker’s Hospital Review >>

Premier Health is starting a social media campaign to fight back against opioid addiction with #myopioidpledge. CEO Mary Boosalis hopes that social media can become a catalyst for action. Dayton Daily News >>

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta ran a #flu Q&A with Dr. Dan Salinas, their Chief Medical Officer, on their Facebook page to answer parent and patient questions and share expertise. Twitter >>

Gillette Children’s Hospital partnered with Element Electronics for a social media contest that awarded one lucky patient two tickets to the Super Bowl. Patients participated in the day-long contest on Gillette’s Facebook page by posting a photo or video of themselves being bold. PR Newswire >> Health’s Member Meeting 6 will be hosted by Mercy at the Mercy Virtual Care Center in St. Louis, May 16-17. Member Meetings are private, members-only meetings to connect and share with social media leaders at major hospitals. Learn more >>

Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital is hiring a Senior Director of Brand Communications to manage and execute all aspects of hospital messaging and lead communications strategies for digital and social media. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital Careers >>

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