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January 18, 2018

Award honors someone who has demonstrated significant leadership in the area of nursing informatics within the healthcare community.

January 17, 2018

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer appointed her to move the healthcare system forward through innovations and technologies that advance electronic access, exchange and use of health data.

January 09, 2018

The speaker lineup at this week’s gigantic Consumer Electronics Show has already drawn criticism for its male roster - as has the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference.

January 08, 2018

Cases against technology giants shine a light on salary discrepancies between men and women and that’s as true in healthcare as any other industry.

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January 16, 2018

These award recipients represent the highest standards of leadership and are respected and recognized as role models to peers in the field.These award recipients represent the highest standards of leadership and is respected and recognized as a role model to peers in the field.

October 10, 2017

Most physician practices and hospitals in the U.S. have installed electronic health records. In a classic Field of Dreams scenario, we have made patients’ medical records digital, but people aren’t asking for them or accessing them en masse.

October 04, 2017

Allowing patients to become partners with practitioners in their care is where an effective wellness plan and prevention starts.

October 03, 2017

A care coordinator driving toward a healthy conclusion is vital for patients.

Featured Resources

January 16, 2018

Join HIMSS to find out more about HIMSS18 networking and mentorship opportunities, as well as get introduced to the 2017 Most Influential Women in Health Information and Technology award recipients.


Jan. 26 | Webinar: Navigating HIMSS18 as Women in Health IT | Register Now

6:30 p.m. March 7 | HIMSS18 Women in Health IT Networking Reception | Palazzo Pool

9:30 a.m. March 8 | Women in Health IT​ Mentor Meetup | Lido 3104

April 20 | Women in Health IT - There Are No Limits | Jacksonville, Florida

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Featured Contributors

Editor-At-Large, Healthcare IT News

Bernie Monegain is Editor-At-Large for Healthcare IT News and Women in Health IT.

Executive Vice President, HIMSS

Carla Smith is Executive Vice President of HIMSS. Smith leads HIMSS’s cause-based association. Focused primarily on the US and Canada, Smith leverages her extensive experience in nonprofit management to ensure HIMSS’s ability to achieve its mission and maintain its financial health.

Founding Artist, The Walking Gallery

@ReginaHolliday Regina Holliday is a patient rights activist and artist. After spending 16 years working in retail management and six years teaching art, Regina began painting a series of murals depicting the need for clarity and transparency in medical records.

Principal, StarBridge Advisors

Sue Schade, MBA, LCHIME, FCHIME, FHIMSS, is a nationally recognized health IT leader. She recently launched a new healthcare IT advisory firm, StarBridge Advisors, with two colleagues, David Muntz and Russ Rudish.