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Reed Smith
Works at Gray Digital Group
Attended Texas Tech University
Lives in Austin, TX
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Thought I would bounce back over to G+ for the first time in months. Might have to start using this again. Here is a recent post of mine:
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Would love your thoughts:
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+John Moehrke - true and to further what you are saying... I am sure many including myself do use them wrong.... but are tools creating a culture?
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A great group! The largest #mccsm  residency we have held so far.
 
We are at the University of Utah, here in Salt Lake City, doing a social media residency. It's our largest group to date!

#MCCSM   #SocialMediaResidency   #SaltLakeCity  
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Interesting. Physicians are still the main driving force at getting patients to a particular facility. It would be interesting to see that trend change with more outreach to potential patients.
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Fun hangout with +D. Lance Lunsford - more to come on the #hcsmtx  conference recap via Google this Friday - stay tuned!
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What content strategy have you found to work?
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I just finished reading (OK… listening to) Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson. I took a lot away from the book and it was very interesting to hear his life recounted by many who were close to him. Regardless of being a Apple fan or not it is an intriguing story....(read more below)
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Interactive Media + Hospitals
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Social Media, Web, Mobile, SEO, SEM, Strategy, Training, Research, Development
Employment
  • Gray Digital Group
    Chief Social Strategist, present
  • Social Health Institute
    Founder & President, present
  • Texas Hospital Association
  • Brownwood Regional Medical Center
  • Triad Hospitals
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Austin, TX
Previously
Mississippi - Mississippi - Florida - Texas
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Social Media Consultant to Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations. Advisory Board Member, Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media and the SXSW Interactive Festival
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I help hospitals and healthcare organizations figure out the online/digital world.
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<Profile> Reed Smith is a consulting strategist and thought leader focused on the integration of social computing into hospitals. Much of his work focuses on incorporating interactive elements into current online strategies within hospitals and healthcare organizations. Reed's hospital experience includes time as a hospital marketing director, and overseeing product development for the Texas Hospital Association where he created a social media guide for hospitals, assembling best practices and case studies from organizations across the country, that is now offered by many of the state hospital associations. Prior to healthcare Reed has spent time working in both telecommunications and professional sports. Reed currently serves on the advisory board for both the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media, and the SXSW® Interactive festival. <Speaking> Reed has presented at the CPM Marketing User Conference ('11), SXSW Interactive ('10), Sharing Exchanging Social Health 2010, Texas Hospital Association Social Media Conference ('09), South Carolina Hospital Association Social Media Conference ('10), and the 2nd Annual Healthcare New Media Marketing Conference ('10).
Education
  • Texas Tech University
    BBA, Marketing
  • Mississippi College
    Marketing
  • LeTourneau University
    MBA, Management
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