Physician

Social media and healthcare, anyone?

Looking at my Slideshare gallery of slide decks for the past year, most of my presentations are related to either technology or social media. For more than a year, I’ve been toying with the idea of creating my very own Social Media & Healthcare seminars. As scientific committee chair of the past two #HealthXPH social media and healthcare summits (#hcsmph), I put together a day-long program which (I’d like to believe) was well-received.

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IRR of the Data Privacy Act is out!

A few weeks back I attended the eHealth summit at the PICC and heard the keynote address of Raymond Liboro, first commissioner of the National Privacy Commission (NPC). Dr. Atty Ivy Patdu, NPC deputy commissioner was also at the event as a discussant in the panel on big data and privacy. She declared that the National Privacy Commission was working day and night to finish the implementing rules and regulations of the Data Privacy Act of 2012.Read More »IRR of the Data Privacy Act is out!