Social networking now isn’t exclusive of people wanting to connect and share their lives with their family, friends, and loved ones; now organizations and companies are using tools like to constantly keep their followers/supporters/customers updated on the fly!

Hospitals are now in the business too … Oh and it gets better! Two twitterguries, or surgery’s communicated over the twitter network, were performed already by the medical staff at Henry Ford Hospital. I personally followed one by the minute and it was cool. I wonder if this will be the future of healthcare business with custom tweets for each patient’s guardians for them to follow the progress of the surgery! Definitely want to keep the keyboards sterile.

Click here to read CNN’s coverage of the first twittergury.

For those of you who are not familiar with what twitter is and how it works Shame on you!! But here’s what the staff @ Henry Ford Hospital have to say about it:

Twitter is a free micro-blogging service that allows users to broadcast and exchange short messages (less than 140 characters)”


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