Jean Eaton lives north of the border and consults with physicians and healthcare providers on Canadian healthcare practice management. While there are differences in how the Canadian national health system is set up, practices are still businesses and often need help. Information Managers, lead by Jean Eaton is the go-to resource for small healthcare practices in Canada. In our interviews, Jean and I discuss the differences and similarities between US and Canadian practice management. Catch our conversation or drop in on the time stamps below. Get to know Jean at her social media profiles also listed below.
[00:45] She’s a Jack of all trades
02:30 Get to know Information Managers LTD
[03:55] Canadian Privacy legislation (HIPAA)
[05:05] Are Canadians as litigious as Americans?
[06:00] Can you set up a practice anywhere?
[06:54] Licensing by Province or country?
[07:33] What kind of services do you offer?
[09:05] Are there differences between types of practices?
[10:00] How varied are the tools and services you provide
[12:35] Employment recruitment
[13:30] Do you offer marketing and social media services
[13:50] Are healthcare providers adopting social media in Canada?
[15:55] Physicians could be the source of information patients seek
[16:20] What’s the challenge – doing too much social media or not following through?
[18:29] Gee, Canada is huge!
[19:35] Is tele-Medicine being used in Canada?
[21:11] Physician Referral patterns include consumers
[22:20] Are clients project based or retainer?
[24:03] Membership site – Content on demand, hybrid webinar-podcasts
[28:38] Online marketing & repurposing content
[30:58] Janet will be a guest on Jean’s webinar June 9th
31:45 Shereese Maynard – “Find your hashtags” Shereese in Twitter
32:15 Tell me what you think! Tweet to me @GetSocialHealth
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