October 2, 2014
Pharmacists will once again be participating in a Tweet-A-Thon on that Thursday, October 2. Efforts are underway to surpass the successes of last year.
What is a Tweet-A-Thon?A Tweet-A-Thon is an online event where participants focus their tweet content for a specific time on a specific ossue. We are focusing on pharmacists providing (extraordinary) care for patients!
#PharmacistIs the hashtag to include in all your tweets for the Tweet-A-Thon!
Share Your StoryIt's simple and easy to participate - all you need is a twitter account. Sign up now at https://twitter.com
The on October 2 - share one or more short scenarios about how you personally helped or impacted a patient. Be sure to include the hashtag #Pharmacist
We know you have a great story - every pharmacist has at least one - now is your chance to share it.
Examples include: administering immunizations, preparing compounded medications, alerting doctors to potential adverse events, finding copay cards or discounts, explaining how to effectively use medical equipment, explaining medication questions, preventing dosage mistakes, helping patients save money, or delivering a much needed medication.
Social Media Was All a TwitterLast year's Tweet-A-Thon was a huge success with more than 7,000 tweets and 4.9 million impressions. Using the hashtag #Pharmacist garnered an average of 300 tweets per hour and was the number one trending healthcare hashtag on that day!