Carol Bush. She’s an Oncology Nurse and entrepreneur who uses her social media skills to help other nurses start up their businesses. She has taken her “intrapreneur” skills developed as a Nurse Navigator for the Midwest Cancer Alliance to create a business helping nursing associations and nurse entrepreneurs. Carol has provided training to nursing organizations on social media and personal consulting for nurses who have a business idea get launched. Listen in to our conversation or drop in at the time stamps below:
[00:50] Carol Bush
[01:25] Nurse Entrepreneurs
[01:55] The Midwest Cancer Alliance
[03:40] Working with Nurses and/or Social Workers?
[04:50] Is the Nurse Navigation concept new? Dr. Harold Friedman
[05:55] Training needed for care teams
[06:50] Frontier medicine?
[08:04] Tele-Health being implemented
[10:44] NC Tele-Psychiatry – Going to the patients
[11:28] Nurse Blogging & The Social Nurse @Nursetopia
[12:45] Supporting Oncology Nurses
[14:25] What services does The Social Nurse offer?
[15:00] Partnering with the Get Social Health Academy
[16:25] Nurses are front line in social media & violation fear
[17:14] Nurses thought they were doing a good thing but violated HIPAA
[18:35] Nurses ask 2 questions: Should I have 2 online profiles? What are the rules?
[20:35] You have 2 profiles: @TheSocialNurse @CBushRN
[21:21] Janet has 2 profile: @GetSocialHealth @jkennedy93
[24:20] The “grocery store test” in a small town
[25:00] What is a Nurse Entrepreneur? Who are you working with?
27:53 Nurse-Born Products
[29:24] Startup Weekend
30:39 Triangle Startup Weekend Health
[32:44] What is your growth plan for The Social Nurse?
[37:03] Good luck to us!
37:25 Social Media Tip: Hannah Coen – Follow News Sources
38:00 Get Social Health Academy
- StartUp Weekend
- Joni Watson – @joniwatson – Nursetopia
- Oncology Nursing Society – @OncologyNursing – Oncology Nursing Society
- Midwest Cancer Alliance – @MidwestCancer – Midwest Cancer Alliance
- Harold Freeman – @HPFreemanPNI – Harold Freeman Patient Navigation Institute