Infographic: Healthcare and Social Media

Social media allows people to share their feelings and experiences, whether positive or negative.  When it comes to healthcare, however, people seem guarded to disclose.  16% of individuals will post healthcare related images or videos, while 28 % post about supporting a healthcare cause.

Doctors and healthcare professionals are riding the social media wave as well.  60% of individuals say that they will trust a post buy a doctor, followed by 56% trusting nurses, and 55% trusting hospitals.  47% of people are also willing to share healthcare information with doctors through social media, and 43% willing to dish the details to hospitals via popular social media sites. Healthcare and social media are teaming up to bring doctors and patients closer than ever.

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