Women In Health IT

Women digital health CEOs

23andMe is led by CEO Anne Wojcicki.

By Jessica Davis 04:10 pm October 05, 2017
The average deal size for companies led by women CEOs was $31.4 million compared to $11.3 million for those with men CEOs in what is shaping up to be digital health’s biggest year of investments.
telehealth innovation

Sue Schade, current principal at StarBridge Advisors, speaking at HIMSS' Pop Health Forum in Chicago on Tuesday.

By Mike Miliard 03:36 pm October 04, 2017
Challenges tied to fostering innovation, breaking down department silos and EHR logjams have to be overcome, Sue Schade tells at this week’s Pop Health Forum.
diverse cybersecurity teams

“When security professionals have a broader lens through which to look at security, we’ll be able to provide better answers and support in protecting our systems,” said Mischel Kwon, CEO of MKACyber.

By Bill Siwicki 09:40 am September 28, 2017
Employing a diverse range of information security pros can help hospitals to more effectively relate to the enemies trying to attack them.
patient-centric care
By Jessica Davis 01:28 pm September 26, 2017
Lisa Stump opens up on how she directed a successful Epic rollout while driving population health and patient engagement strategies.

Ellen Pao talks about working with venture capitalist firm.

By Bernie Monegain 03:15 pm September 25, 2017
She lost her gender discrimination lawsuit, but bounced back to champion diversity and co-found Project Include.

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.

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