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Dan Dunlop Patient Expert

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Dan Dunlop is a healthcare marketer, brand consultant, blogger, public speaker and author. He is the president of Jennings, a branding and advertising agency based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. His clients in the life sciences have included major academic medical centers, regional and... Full Bio
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I just registered my blogs o ... by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I just registered my blogs on Ping.fm. I’m interested in seeing how it works. Read on »
#$@*-Off For Breast Cancer Awareness by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Reblogged from Cats & Cancer: The much-hated (for me) Pinktober is now in full swing.  What is Pinktober?  It’s the 10th month when yogurt suppliers, kitchen appliance manuf ... Read on »
#CHPRMS Twitter Transcript from Day One Afternoon Sessions by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I believe that everyone attending the CHPRMS conference fully enjoyed day one. The presentations that I attended were terrific and there was a ton of networking taking pla ... Read on »
#LoveTheLamp: NESHCo’s 2013 Lamplighter Award Winners by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy This post falls under the category of: When good things happen, take a moment to celebrate them! Today I am celebrating my firm’s New England clients. The Ne ... Read on »
#NESHCo14 Twitter Analytics by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I’m sitting at the airport, waiting for my flight home after spending four days in Mystic, Connecticut attending the 2014 Spring Conference of the New England Society for He ... Read on »
#SHSMD14 Photos and Twitter Analytics by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I’ve posted a number of photos from my experience #SHSMD14 below, but wanted to start this post (midway through Tuesday) with some Twitter analytics from Symplur. One thing ... Read on »
#SHSMD14 Photos and Twitter Analytics by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I’ve posted a number of photos from my experience #SHSMD14 below, but wanted to start this post (midway through Tuesday) with some Twitter analytics from Symplur. One thing ... Read on »
#SHSMD14 Wrap-Up: Learning & Fellowship by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy The 2014 annual conference of the Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development of the American Hospital Association was an overwhelming success. Here’s my evaluation ... Read on »
#SHSMD14 Wrap-Up: Learning & Fellowship by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy The 2014 annual conference of the Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development of the American Hospital Association was an overwhelming success. Here’s my evaluation ... Read on »
“Best Doctors” Ads on Airplanes? Not For Me. by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I find myself on airplanes quite a bit, and inevitably scan the airline magazines. Of course, what I end up examining are the healthcare advertisements. What irritates me ... Read on »
“Fearless” TV Campaign from BCBS of North Carolina by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina recently launched a new TV campaign. It caught my attention so I thought I’d share it here. The campaign contains powerful messagi ... Read on »
“Great Care, Closer to Home” – blah, blah, blah by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I can’t tell you how many times a hospital client has asked my firm to create a campaign where the key message is: Great care close to home. You may have launched c ... Read on »
“I Am” Hospital TV Commercials by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Over the years I’ve seen dozens of television commercials using the “I Am” theme. “I am Denver Health.” “I am a patient.” “I am hope.” “I am the future.” You get the idea. ... Read on »
“Just Like Me:” Patient-Centered Care in Johns Hopkins ICU by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Originally posted on Wing Of Zock By Peter Pronovost, MD Originally posted June 2, 2014 Recently in one of The Johns Hopkins Hospital’s intensive care units, a patient was d ... Read on »
“Social Media Interlude” with Paul Levy by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy On June 10, 2010, Paul Levy, the CEO of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, wrote a terrific post about his use of social media. Paul is well-known as a pion ... Read on »
“The Doctor as Poet” – NY Times Article by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Many changes that will occur in healthcare will find their origins in our medical schools. That’s why articles like the one written by Pauline Chen, M.D. capture my imagin ... Read on »
“Three Southern Idioms Healthcare Marketers Should Live By” by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Check out Marianne Aiello’s very entertaining article recapping her take-aways from her trip to the CBM conference in Atlanta. The title of the article is “Three ... Read on »
“Boom Chicka Chicka…Wash Your Hands” by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy There’s a good post this morning on “A Healthy Blog” by Deborah W. Wachenheim about hand hygiene programs in Boston Area Hospitals.  The Tufts program that we helped to ... Read on »
“Demystifying Social Media in Healthcare” – Video by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy For those of you who couldn’t attend my webinar on social media in healthcare (October 20, 2009), or who didn’t know about it, I have embedded a video of the presentatio ... Read on »
“Healthcare Atwitter Over Social Networking” by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy A friend of mine recently sent me a link to an excellent article in Radiology Today magazine titled “Healthcare Atwitter Over Social Networking.” The piece is written b ... Read on »