The OJIN: The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing
September 30, 2012 topic, Social Media and Communication
Technology: New “Friends” in Healthcare
brings some existing research
and expertise to light on the emerging presence of social media in healthcare.
The authors provide an important contrast of perspectives, giving nurses insight
into both risks and benefits of social media.
ANA members have the first opportunity to access the most recent OJIN topic.
When each new topic is posted, the previous topic becomes available to all
viewers. This topic will be available after January 31, 2013.
The journal editors invite you to share your response to this OJIN topic by
sending a Letter
to the Editor or by submitting
a manuscript that will further the discussion of this topic about the emerging presence of social media in healthcare which has been initiated by these introductory articles.
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