Table 4

Proportion of sharers using healthcare system terms on Facebook (N=787 unique accounts)

CategoryHealthcare termn (%) of participants using the term on Facebook
Emergency careER194 (25)
Emergency room53 (7)
Ambulatory careOutpatient6 (1)
Doctor’s office81 (10)
Clinic45 (6)
HospitalHospital430 (55)
Surgery219 (28)
Intensive care46 (6)
Nursing homeNursing home21 (3)
AmbulanceAmbulance39 (5)
DialysisDialysis4 (0.5)