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Few Hospitals Use Social Media Effectively, Says Study
Health Leaders Media - John Commins

Nine in 10 hospitals use social media to some degree, but most of them say they’re having little luck attracting new patients with it, and only one in three has a formal social media plan in place, a new study by Greystone.Net shows. “It is impossible to ignore the effect that social media is having on the Internet in general, and on hospitals and health systems specifically,” said Mike Schneider, executive vice president of Greystone.Net.