Health System

Are you ready to Buzz?

Not GoogleBuzz but the Buzz Conference. Check this out from our friends at Social Fish….. And… the doors are open for Buzz2010!  Whoo hoo! Buzz2009 was a massively successful one-day conference; this year, just to keep you on your toes, we’ve changed the format  for Buzz2010 to a three-part breakfast series, which will be held at Clyde’s of Gallery Place in ...

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Are you using Google Health?

And I am not talking about making your Blog/Site healthy. I am talking about the new EMHR application from Google.  Have you used it? Have you even signed it? Even if you are the biggest privacy nut in the world you should log in and take a peek. Here are some of the features I saw: -Share your Health Records ...

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Organizing without organizations: stroke 2

In yesterday’s post I focused on the growing perception by some people–especially young ones–that traditional cause-oriented organizations aren’t very agile, and it’s difficult to have much influence in them. So they’re going around established institutions and generating advocacy movements almost spontaneously using tools familiar to them like blogs and social networks: what Clay Shirkey calls “organizing without organizations.” Most activist ...

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Join the Obama Admin discussion about health care

Change.gov is the website set up by the “Office of the President Elect” to get citizen input about all the issues facing the Obama administration. One of them is what should be done about the health care system. You can put in your two-cents-worth (an old expression) by going to: http://change.gov/page/s/healthcare Here’s their invitation: Health Care — Of the People, ...

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