[Updated June 18, 2010
Please note we have posted Addendum 2 to the Simcoe Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit RFP 10-03 Social Media Review, Planning and Project Guidance regarding:
- Agency Communication Experience and Skill
- Task Specification
- Task Timeline
- Proposal Delivery
Please visit http://www.simcoemuskokahealth.org/HealthUnit/Tenders/RFP10-03.aspx to view the Addendum.]
Deadline June 25, 2010
The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit serves the residents and vacationers of Simcoe County and the District of Muskoka. The Health Unit offers a wide range of health services focused on promoting and protecting health and preventing disease, illness and injury.
The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit is seeking the skills of a communications consultant to:
i) Undertake a review of best practice, standards and policies for use of social media within the public sector, with a particular focus on the public health sector. Compile this review into a final report.
ii) Undertake a review of the SMDHU communications objectives, audiences and strategies and develop a plan for use of social media to meet agency goals and objectives. The written plan to include short term, medium term and long term goals and objectives which can be met within the existing agency resources for communications planning and implementation. The Respondent will assist with the preparation of an agency briefing document and the presentation of this plan to key Executive Committee members for endorsement.
iii) Work with the communications team, IT and a program team to support the implementation and evaluation of a communications strategy using social media as a key component.
For further details visit the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit website at http://www.simcoemuskokahealth.org/HealthUnit/Tenders.aspx