When is the last time you ‘Googled’ yourself? (Go ahead, I’ll wait…)
Did you like what you saw? Do you ‘approve’ of the results? Do the results give a good ‘representation’ of you? Are you a health care professional? Guess what, the patient’s you care for.. are ‘Googling’ you. The above video’s target audience is of course physicians, but it can be applicable to anyone who is in the health care industry.
Be sure to pay attention to the following concepts in the above video:
If you think that your online presence has no bearing on your professional career in this day and age, you may want to rethink your career choices, ESPECIALLY in the field of health care. As a registered nurse who will be filling the shoes of an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, I’m becoming more proactive about what all-things ‘on-line’ say about me.
Care to join me?
Hat tip to Dr. Mike Sevilla for sharing his podcast about this topic: KevinMD On FamMedRocks Podcast