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The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) House of Delegates adopted new policy guidelines on the appropriate use of social media and social networking sites by physicians during the FSMB’s 2012 Annual Meeting in Fort Worth, Texas, on April 28.
Developed by the FSMB’s Special Committee on Ethics and Professionalism, the Model Policy Guidelines for the Appropriate Use of Social Media and Social Networking in Medical Practice provide recommendations for state medical boards to consider in educating their licensees on the proper use of social media and social networking websites.
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