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The Healthcare Provider’s Guide to a Positive Online Reputation

Posted by National CPR Association | Medical Technology Sep 20, 2016


Are you online? The answer is yes – whether you know it or not. If you haven’t been paying attention, you should start now – because your patients are certainly paying attention! You only have one chance to make a first impression. This is truer now in the digital age than it ever was. Unlike bygone eras when the choice to see a patient a second time rested solely in the hands of the physician, with online ratings in play a weak online presentation can.. Read more

Medical Education Online, Part 2

Posted by National CPR Association | Medical Education Sep 17, 2016


Continuing on the topic of online education, we look at the Khan Academy and how it leveraged a simple tutoring concept into an accepted way of modern learning. Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC's) and the Khan Academy learning models may very well be the future of medical education. The Khan Academy morphed from being originally a small project designed to help tutor several family members, to a vast portal offering better than 5,500 instructional videos and 100,000 study problems. Looking back now, it is apparent.. Read more

Medical Education Online, Part 1

Posted by National CPR Association | Medical Education Sep 09, 2016


Education has far more possibilities and reach today than ever before. Getting certified in a wide range of fields is now possible without ever setting foot in a traditional classroom. The constantly evolving world of technology has created numerous opportunities for online medical education to gain a foothold in the world of medicine. Learning facilities, on and offline, have been rapidly adapting to meet the demand for information in the digital age in a manner that is both easily accessible by a viable economic option.. Read more

The Benefits of Evernote for Health Care Professionals

Posted by National CPR Association | Healthcare Technology Aug 26, 2016


Evernote is possibly the most powerful tool you'll ever use. Find out what makes it so useful, and how to leverage every possible function to your benefit with this handy guide. Staying organized, connected, and up-to-date as a health care professional means taking advantage of every possible technical advance to help you do your job. Of the non-medical apps out there, Evernote stands head and shoulders above the rest as a potential tool for your professional career. Evernote is a simple note taking app that.. Read more

Do You Know How to Handle a Heart Attack?

Posted by National CPR Association | Medical Education Aug 18, 2016


When someone has a heart attack, there is a limited amount of time in which to react. Do you know how to recognize symptoms and what to do if someone is having a heart attack? Become a Heart Helper! In the United States, heart attacks near the top of the list of the most common causes of death. Despite this fact, should a heart attack occur, most people are unprepared to address the situation. Statistics collated and examined by the CDC (Center for Disease Control.. Read more

Finding and Utilizing the Best Mobile Health Apps

Posted by National CPR Association | Healthcare Technology Aug 11, 2016


Mobile technology means having all the information you need right at your fingertips - but how do you know which apps are the best for accuracy and thoroughness? We've done the footwork. According to a recent study by Research2Guidance, the market for mobile health app services will reach $26 billion by 2017. Mobile users and the health care market have collided – hard – and both doctors and patients are getting in on the action. Health care apps are revolutionizing the way professionals are able.. Read more

10 Steps to Boost your Online Profile as a Health Care Professional

Posted by National CPR Association | Social Media Aug 02, 2016


In the digital age, everyone is online, whether they know it or not. Controlling your online profile and ensuring accuracy is crucial as you develop your own unique brand - yourself. In this brave new world, the focus is on digital. Everything has moved online – gone are the days of the Yellow Pages and VHS – instead, we have Yelp and Netflix. Your medical records are digitized, and doctors can send patient data back and forth at the speed of Ethernet. Your personal and.. Read more

Welcome to the National CPR Association Community and Blog!

Posted by National CPR Association | National CPR Association Announcements Jul 25, 2016


Want to stay up to date on the latest in healthcare innovation, tech, news, and breakthroughs? Join with other like-minded individuals who are committed to seeking and providing the best possible solutions. At the National CPR Association blog, we are dedicated to bringing you the latest information on developments that impact our field. We aim to pack our blog with useful information and trending news about the latest medical developments that impact you and your career. We seek to educate and inform the public and.. Read more
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