This is the Blether And Blogger February 2013 Reblog – my commitment to share others’ musings, experiences and writing.
I chose Lesley’s post because it can be contrasted against my blog about the same event; because I believe open discussion about digital and especially social media in Scottish healthcare is a positive step; and because I’m a growing fan of the Scottish Public Sector Digital Group and I’d like to contribute to raising awareness of their work.
Hope you enjoy it too.

Scottish Public Sector Digital Group

I spent last Wednesday in the rather swish surroundings of the Grand Central Hotel in Glasgow* at a (free) conference run by the Scottish Health Council (SHC) on ‘eparticipation and the NHS’. The event was billed as an “opportunity for staff in the NHS and other sectors to share their experiences and learn from each other in relation to using social media to develop relationships and dialogue with communities and how to use feedback from patients and communities to improve services“. 

The presentations and workshops were filmed, so I guess they’ll be on the Scottish Health Council website at some point.

Delegates were also asked to give their thoughts about the day in a ‘diary room’ and to…

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