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Stories to Tell: Facebook for Health Care Brands

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We all know Facebook is a powerful storytelling platform for brands. But in health care, FDA regulation and privacy rules often leave us watching our counterparts in consumer marketing with jealousy. A recent example of our work with Hackensack University Medical Center demonstrates not only that health care brands can carry out effective content strategies […]

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Social Media for Pharma?

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Have you been looking for a way for your brand to engage in social media? Are you unsure of what the draft FDA guidance on social media means? Looking for some tips to help get you started? If so, you’re in the right place. Social media has been an integral part of the digital marketer’s […]

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When Did Social Media Become Social Obligation?

As a writer at Ogilvy CommonHealth Medical Marketing, part of my job is to understand the usefulness of social media as part of the marketing process. Because my interest is keen, I like to consider all aspects of the platform, whether negative or positive. One aspect of social media that fascinates me is whether what […]

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Mum, Dad, Reading Glasses, Arthritis and…iPhones?

“Pass me my reading glasses, will you? I can’t see the screen.” For those of us working in the healthcare communications industry, words like apps, social media, digital, mhealth and self-management are part of everyday life. But what words make up the everyday life of our parents and grandparents? Well I don’t know about you, […]

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