One of the most active nurses in social media is @NurseFriendly aka Andrew Lopez. As Nurse Friendly he truly lives up to his Twitter handle and supports an active social media presence for himself and the nursing community. In our conversation we discuss social media, nurses on the front lines of healthcare and the many communities he supports for nurses.
[00:45] Meet Nurse Friendly Andrew Lopez
[01:45] Healthcare Tweetchats. #BCSM
[03:50] Welcoming nature of Tweet chats
[04:40] Andrew’s Twitter process
[05:35] Healthcare Hashtag project http://www.symplur.com/
[06:00] Speaking for Nurses? Speaking for self?
[08:35] Employees active in social media
[13:40] Social media policies
[14:10] The Nurseup Facebook group
[19:50] Jobs always available in nursing
[23:53] Startup Weekend – Nurses as entrepreneurs
[25:50] Website content
[27:04] Dr. Gia Gisson #HealthXPh
35:22 Social Media Tip: Ashley Howland “Tips for live tweeting a surgery”