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Using Twitter Professionally for AHPs


Imperial College NHS and Chelsea & Westminster Hospital NHS Trusts Libraries

Room 203, Charing Cross campus library

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Twitter is a resource that we may all know of, but may not be especially familiar with. But, it can be a valuable tool in the sharing of information between professionals. This session will cover the use of Twitter, and how it can be used in your work, as well as some of the ethical issues surrounding its use.

Introducing Twitter
How to use it
How it can be used professionally
What ethical issues there are

HCPC Standards of conduct, performance and ethics 1.7, 2.7, 3.3, 3.4, 5.1, 9.2, 9.3
This skills session has no organisation restrictions
This skills session has no job role restrictions

Course Materials:
CardioTweeters an analysis of Twitter use by UK cardiologists.pdf Download
Twitter use - case studies.pdf Download
Using Twitter exercises.pdf Download
Using Twitter in Research and Clinical Practice handout short ICHT.pdf Download
Twitter for healthcare professionals.pdf Download
Benefits of social media.pdf Download