The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) has published guidance which explains how to use social media in a way which meets the body's standards.
It is divided into four sections which includes top tips and using social media in line with HCPC standards. It also features case studies
Some of the top tips are:
HCPC director of policy and standards Michael Guthrie said, “The vast majority of registrants who use social media already do so responsibly and without any difficulties at all.
"However, we know that registrants sometimes have questions or concerns about using social media."
The Society has its own SoMe guidance for members and for SCoR groups.
The HCPC will be holding a tweetchat focusing on the new guidance from 6.30pm on Tuesday,12 September. Join in by following @The_HCPC and using the hashtag #my_guidance.