AHSM serves as a resource for social media usage by healthcare professionals and advocates for social media as an important public health tool in combating misinformation. [MORE]
AHSM public resource library materials are available to all visitors.
Members also have access to past meeting recordings and member-only resources.
We believe in positively influencing healthcare through social media.
By EMPLOYING social media as an educational tool, DEVELOPING best practices of social media use in health care through evidence-based methods, ADVOCATING for the preservation of integrity of online medical information, and INSPIRING others to use social media as a vital tool in healthcare.
We are for the health professional and the patient.
We are for those who look at social media and say, "We CAN do better," to reverse medical misinformation. As an organization, we provide educational resources for social media use in health and to advocate for the recognition of social media as an important public health tool in the fight to combat misinformation.
Join the movement today.
The Association for Healthcare Social Media (AHSM) is a nonprofit organization operated exclusively for charitable purposes per Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, specifically for the purposes of advancing public health by developing and promulgating standards of social media used in healthcare using evidence-based methods that improve the integrity and public transparency of online medical information and encourage the use of social media as a vital educational tool for the dissemination of substantial healthcare professionals.