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Kathi Browne
Works at BrowneKnows Social Media
Attended Bowling Green State Univsersity
Lives in Knoxville, TN
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Failure to report child abuse in Pennsylvania will result in fines for physicians.
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+Robert Warren Is your Tennessee Glass explorers community a part of a GDG? Wondering if there is a GDG for Tennessee we could get involved with. Would any of you be interested?
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+Kathi Browne I had someone respond and he said this is all that is in Nashville - http://www.meetup.com/NashvilleMDUG/
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I felt like a "ta da" was in order when we managed to get the whole family together for a photo!
 
Always an adventure to take a picture of the Browne family.  Nice moves +Kathi Browne !
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+Erin Rankin will be joining me for today's healthcare social media discussion. We'll be starting in half an hour. Tune in and join the conversation!
#hcsm   #hospitalmarketing #socialmediatips    #medicalpracticemanagement  
 
On Wednesday 8am PT/11am ET, +Erin Rankin and +Kathi Browne talk about this week's social media news as it relates to healthcare marketing and communications. Some of the topics will include how to protect your healthcare brand from negative publicity, where free market research can be obtained, and why your social strategy might need a makeover.

If you have any recent articles to submit, share them on the event page.
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Kathi Browne. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
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Although many of us aren't happy about the decision to remove video hangouts, it isn't the worst news. Glass will still be able to communicate via video calls using third party apps. It just won't be as easy as it has been.

Bummer.

#GlassMed  
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Nice media attention for some of our well-known Glass apps, Pristine, Augmedix, Wearable Technologies, and Remedy. Guess the rest of you need to make more noise.  ha, ha

#GlassMed
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+Alexander Hayes All of the companies are members of this community, so they will see your comments. Feel free to reach out to them individually too.
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It's hard to complain when this Greenbelt trail is available for a nice Easter walk.
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More Information Officers are needed in healthcare.
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Rather than dismiss the Internet as a healthcare resource, why aren't these physicians taking advantage of information access by referring patients to and sharing reliable online resources? The more these good sites get shared by reputable people (like doctors) the higher they will climb in search engines.

#patienteducation   #healthcareinfo  
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+Mayo Clinic and +Cleveland Clinic are good first steps. I also recommend creating  a list of resources (on your website) from your own trusted resources and peers. As your library grows, your patients will learn to visit there before taking sime to search on their own.
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'Heartbleed' Bug Could Affect Health Care Industry...
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Sigh, and it's not a fault in the functionality of OpenSSL but rather the implementation protocols.  Big difference.  SSL is not broken, at all.
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Healthcare Social Media Consultant
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Social Engagement, Branding, Networking,, Speaking, Training, Community Building, Hangouts on Air (HOA), Google+, Twitter, Linkedin
Employment
  • BrowneKnows Social Media
    Consultant, 2010 - present
    I help health systems and individual practices build a positive digital footprint. I also apply current social tools to internal needs to improve efficiency, communicate better, and build a more positive brand. I provide on-site or virtual training and am available for workshops and retreats.
  • Wingspouse Consulting
    Owner and Speaker, 2009 - 2011
    I introduced the wingspouse concept to leadership couples who wanted to improve communication using spouses, social media, and more.
  • CAPBOR
    Volunteer
  • Monarch Paxar
    Sr. Technical Writer
  • Software Solutions, Inc.
    Software support/training
  • Frontier Engineering (WPAFB)
    Software documentation
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Knoxville, TN
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Madisonville, KY - Jackson, MI - Beavercreek, OH
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Glass Community Leader & Healthcare Social Media Evangelist
Introduction
I love disruptive technology, innovation, and creative thinking. My passion is applying social technologies to Health Care. 

I am the founder of Healthcare Talk, Healthcare Glass Explorers, and Tennessee Glass Explorers communities on Google+. I also hold broadcast Health Care Hangouts where I facilitate discussions with healthcare professionals to collect their insights, explore new social approaches, and give the healthcare community a larger social presence. I believe opening channels of communication can lead to better results ... in healthcare, or in anything!

I specialize in building communities that serve both patients and healthcare providers. I also introduce a variety of social tools and technology to help healthcare organizations work smarter, improve patient satisfaction, and attract new patients. I am especially knowledgeable in Google+ and make a conscious effort to keep a pulse on where social is headed rather than where it has been.

I am also a published author about Twitter, a curious explorer or Pinterest, a harsh critic of Facebook, a participant on Quora, a leverager of LinkedIn, and a big fan of Google+!

I don't believe anything is boring. In fact, I can have fun doing just about anything!

Oh yeah... I have a degree in creative writing with a minor in art. With one class left to complete a dual major, my professor drew on my picture with a green sketching pencil. I refused to take another class from him, and graduated early instead. That was in 1985 and I haven't forgiven him yet. lol

Circles suggestions: glass explorers, healthcare marketing, social media, healthcare innovation, business speakers, connectors
Bragging rights
I was diagnosed with prosopagnosia (face blindness) by Dr. Oliver Sacks. Because I feel handicapped trying to recognize familiar faces in a crowd, I often change my own appearance to throw people off. The rest of the time, I treat everyone like a close friend, because they might be.
Education
  • Bowling Green State Univsersity
    BFA in Creative Writing, 1982 - 1985
  • Wright State University
    Accounting, 1987 - 1987
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Female
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Kathi Corl, wingspouse, browneknows, cleverkibitzer, KathiBrowne
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