Kira Sparks is the digital communications coordinator at CPM Marketing Group. The post originally appeared
We've honed the list of the top resources for health care communicators. Did I miss anybody? Let me know in the comments section.
Ragan's Healthcare Communications News
This daily news round-up gets better every day. With a focus on digital and social media, it offers a goldmine of case studies, articles, videos, and
real-world examples. Pro tip: Sign up by e-mail to get it straight to your inbox.
The Healthcare Marketing Community and Blog
With hundreds of health care communicator members, this is a great place to ask questions, share experiences or post content relevant to the industry.
This blog community is ripe with possibilities for great conversations and fresh ideas. Join to take part.
This thriving community of health care professionals, media, and industry pundits shares articles and conversations about innovative uses of social
media in healthcare and in other industries, too.
We'd be remiss if we didn't include our own blog. We work really hard to share timely, relevant information for health care professionals—from case
studies to interviews with industry experts to product news and tips.
Walking the Path
As the official blog of the Path of the Blue Eye project, this is a space for people in health care
communications to learn, share, and connect. There's a great library of past content here to browse and new posts from wise industry experts.
You've likely stumbled across KevinMD before. This high-traffic blog was started by Kevin Pho, MD and is constantly updated with breaking medical news
and insights from physicians and other leading healthcare professionals.
The Healthcare Marketer
Dan Dunlop updates frequently, so there's always something new and valuable to read—from industry conference commentary to healthcare news, tips for
health care professionals and examples of creative marketing campaigns.
Chief Marketing Officer
Karen Corrigan writes this blog for health care marketing executives and often features guest posts from insightful thinkers who dive into hot topics
for communicators in today's tumultuous health care environment.
The next two blogs are must-reads for people with a passion for health care Internet marketing. MedTouch offers a great perspective on website design,
mobile development, and more.
Geonetric's blog is packed—full of helpful tips for adding value to your patients' online experiences and navigating the social media waters as you
look to implement a digital strategy that packs a punch.
Dr. Bryan Vartabedian, a pediatric gastroenterologist at Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, offers an inside perspective on the
convergence of social media and medicine.
Phil Baumann's blog
This quirky, clever blogger and social media smartie shares posts that don't just educate, they provide food for deep thought.
Healthcare Law Blog
Health care law consultant David Harlow writes this blog about health care law, social media, ACO, and healthcare reform. He's a great live speaker,
Blogger Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, a health economist and management consultant, offers thought-provoking posts on healthcare, mobile health, and technology.
Well, that's up to you! Leave a comment below with what other blogs you think I've missed or should be added to the list. Can't wait to hear what