The Fear Factor: Getting Americans to Choose Vaccination over the Flu

By Kim Blake (@kimkblake) If you are like many Americans, you’re watching the news in a panic because the flu is rampant and you didn’t get your flu shot.  It’s not like this is the first time it’s happened – the flu comes around every year just like birthdays and anniversaries.  But, like a bad [...]

Can Hospital Quality Data Be Social?

By Jenn Riggle What would you do if your doctor handed you the results of a medical test and walked away? Without a medical degree, the results would be jibberish, forcing you to either find someone else to interpret the information or turn to the Internet and try to make sense of it yourself. The [...]