Unit VIII Case Study
Social media policies are important in ensuring that a communications release is done so at the appropriate time and
covers the appropriate information. Understanding the importance of social media, develop a plan for the use of social
media by an EMS agency. In a two- to three-page paper, discuss how your plan would cover the following issues:
1. Management of agency social media accounts
2. Assurance of patient privacy
3. Requirements of information releases
4. Expectation for interaction with followers during a crisis
5. Social media use by agency members (i.e. personal social media accounts)
Information about accessing the Blackboard Grading Rubric for this assignment is provided below.
2. Please ensure the following textbook is used in the answer and the answer is in APA format: Sellnow, T. L., & Seeger, M. W. (2013). Theorizing crisis communication. London, England: Wiley-Blackwell.