In this discussion, consider the following:
What are the types of social media that can be used for patient education and communication?
What is the liability associated with providing information through a social media instrument?
Are there any ethical issues associated with using social media in this way?
How can you make sure patients are getting information through medically accurate websites?
Support your answer with references to legal guidelines (HIPAA, etc.) and use APA format.
In response to your peers, offer feedback on their initial posts. What other advice can you offer? Are there concerns they should consider that were not addressed in their posts?
Social Media Use Name: Institution: Course: Date: Social Media Use Social media has become an indispensable tool of communication in this generation. It is a fast way to pass information from one person to the next and the reach is subtle. For health care professionals, this is a tool that comes with both benefits and risks in equal measures (George, Rovniak, & Kraschnewski, 2013). Some of the tools that health professionals can use to get information out to the patients an