Andrea and Andrew Simon – Founders of SAMC

Dr. Andrea Simon, Ph.D., a cultural anthropologist, founded SAMC in 2002 to bring the unique perspective of anthropology to businesses. Prior to founding SAMC, Andi held executive positions in banks and healthcare companies, including M&T Bank, Montefiore Medical Center, and St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center. Read More

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Trends and The Power of Women

I was recently asked to think about how 2013 trends will impact women in the work force and how women will impact the trends. And I have to say, this is a very intriguing topic. Read More Here

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Only 16% Of Hospitals Actively Use Social Media

“A hospital without an engaging social media presence soon may be viewed with the same suspicion as a business that has no website,” according to the Healthcare Association of New York State, the Times Union reported. According to a white paper from the association, 81 percent of

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Hospitals Check Into Social Media

Betty Jones, a laundry room employee at Glens Falls Hospital, celebrated 50 years of working at the hospital and 2,700 people clicked on her photo on the hospital’s Facebook page. Matthew Van Pelt, Ellis Medicine’s new social media specialist, posted a photo of the midnight opening of

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