Home Health Parents News Now Texas Hospital Live-Tweets C-Section to Raise Awareness Texas Hospital Live-Tweets C-Section to Raise Awareness By Holly Lebowitz Rossi February 21, 2013 Advertisement Save Pin FB More Tweet Email Send Text Message Print shutterstock_127179710 30188 The team began tweeting live at about 7 a.m. after promoting the online procedure for days. They even developed a Twitter "hashtag" of "#MHbaby" to gain followers and promote discussion about the procedure on Twitter. During Wednesday's procedure, the hospital gained hundreds of followers; it's not clear how many people watched the surgery. Memorial Hermann Hospital is no stranger to using Twitter as a vehicle to broadcast their medical procedures. The hospital live tweeted a brain surgery last year and said that they gained 7,000 followers and more than 230,000 people viewed that procedure. Image: Doctor on mobile device, via Shutterstock By Holly Lebowitz Rossi Save Pin FB More Tweet Email Send Text Message Print Comments Add a Comment Be the first to comment! No comments yet. Advertisement Close this dialog window Add a comment Texas Hospital Live-Tweets C-Section to Raise Awareness Add your comment... Cancel Submit Success! Thanks for adding your feedback.