Women In Health IT

Box begins her new role on Oct. 16.

By Bernie Monegain 03:08 pm September 22, 2017
As an obstetrics and gynecology physician, she has been caring for women for more than 30 years.
sexism in tech

Melinda Gates speaks at the CNNMoney American Opportunity breakfast Sept. 20. The topic: gender bias in the tech sector. Photo via YouTube

By Bernie Monegain 01:58 pm September 22, 2017
"Moving money is what will move the industry for women," Melinda Gates said at a business event Sept. 20.
google gender-based discrimination suit
By Bernie Monegain 11:33 am September 15, 2017
Three former employees say they were assigned to positions that paid them less than their male colleagues.
Nandini Ramani Outcome Health

Nandini Ramani, now CEO of Outcome Health, is tasked with strengthening the company’s current tech model and expanding its reach.

By Jessica Davis 10:13 am September 11, 2017
The Former VP of Engineering for Twitter opened up about her plans for her new role with the tech unicorn, which include working directly with providers, pharma, patients and payers to improve patient care.
Women in health IT call Ivanka Trump out of touch with gender equality

Ivanka Trump at a meeting on behalf of the White House on Aug. 2. Photo via Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 04:18 pm August 30, 2017
The rule was seen as an essential step in helping to close the pay gap in the workplace and in various sectors.
Twitter engineer Nandini Ramani

Nandini Ramani is charged with scaling and strengthening the Outcome Health’s technology platform along with its custom-made tablets.

By Bernie Monegain 01:35 pm August 28, 2017
Dubbed one of the sharpest engineers today, Nandini Ramani is charged with building up the company’s patient engagement tech.
Epic CEO Judy Faulkner
By Bernie Monegain 02:02 pm August 25, 2017
CEO ranks 73rd among 100 billionaires in tech, according to the publication.
women's healthcare
By 04:45 pm August 24, 2017
Women have a lot at stake in the fight over the future of healthcare and are more likely to be poor and depend on Medicaid and plan healthcare coverage for the whole family.  

Reshma Saujani is out with a book aimed at reaching more girls with her message to give coding a whirl.

By Bernie Monegain 07:30 am August 22, 2017
Penquin introduces ‘The Friendship Code,’ a coding workshop for ages 8-12.

Only 22 percent of young women name technology as one of their favorite subjects in school, compared to 46 percent of boys.

By Bernie Monegain 06:00 am August 22, 2017
Although children between the ages of 11 and 14 years old demonstrate a high level of interest and skills in STEM ­– science, technology, engineering and math – their interest dwindles as they get older, according to new research from Randstad, a global human resources firm.

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