Rants, Raves and Lunacy of Living with Hodgkins Lymphoma
Wednesday, May 27, 2009
Hospitals Using New Marketing Methods To Attract New Patients
Imagine if your hospital planned on capitalizing on your brain tumor surgery by filming it and broadcasting it on the web -- and oh yeah, advertising about it showing someone better looking than you in the ad. It's happening, hospitals are trying to stand out by utilizing Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, blogs and other crazy marketing tactics to get new patients and increase revenue. You can read all about it in this New York Times article that came out last week by clicking here.
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My chemo countdown was completed on June 14, 2007.
I've still got some spots on my chest, but have been it's just thymic rebound. On October 25, 2007 I was told that I'm officially in Remission.
My next scans are scheduled for NEVER! I'm done with scans! Only on the yearly blood work program!
Suck it cancer!
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Hi Everyone. I hope you enjoy reading my rants, raves and lunacy about living with Hodgkins Lymphoma. I was diagnosed on December 21, 2006 and did 6 months of ABVD. I still try to update this site on a regular basis so keep checking for updates. And I love reading your comments, so keep them coming!