Time For a Social Media Checkup?

physician looking at their phoneHow you communicate with patients electronically – including via email, text message, or social media – can be just as important as how you communicate with them in person. Knowing the rules and best practices for online communications can even help prevent a lawsuit.

 Do’s and Don’ts of E-communication and Social Media is ISMIE Managing Risk coursework that focuses on avoiding potential risks with online communications.  Social Media Guidance for Physicians and Their Practices, made available as a courtesy to ISMIE policyholders from our partners at the Illinois State Medical Society (ISMS), provides detailed policy language and scenarios you can use to evaluate your use of social media.

Questions? Contact our risk management team by email or by phone at 800-782-4767 ext. 3300.