To achieve scale in the new value-based model, it’s critical to determine the appropriate next steps, Ernst & Young health practice leader Carole Faig advises.

Ernst & Young health practice leader Carole Faig explains what hospital executives should focus on while the federal government debates the future of the Affordable Care Act. 

August 03, 2017
Women's access to healthcare improved with Obamacare

Healthcare economist Jane Sarasohn-Kahn

September 08, 2017
The number of uninsured women in the U.S. fell by nearly a half, from 19 million in 2010 to 11 million in 2016.
The Walking Gallery of Healthcare

Artist, patient advocate and founder ot The Walking Gallery of Healthcare Regina Holliday has painted the backs of more than 470 jackets to date.

September 08, 2017
Founder of The Walking Gallery of Healthcare honors friend and a leader who lent her voice to patients who needed to be heard.
women in IT
September 08, 2017
When I speak to groups about women in IT, I tell them not to put up with being bullied, intimidated and other nonsense.

Healthcare economist Jane Sarasohn-Kahn

August 22, 2017
Most affected are poor people with no insurance.

Willa Fields, left, one of the judges for the HIMSS Women in Healthcare IT initiative, speaks at the 2016 event. At her left is one of the sponsors of the event, Helen Donnelly, executive director of Verizon Enterprise Solutions, one of  two sponsors of the event.

August 21, 2017
Writing in a blog published on the HIMSS site, Willa Fields advises young women starting their healthcare IT career to find a mentor. On the flip side, she also urges women – and men – in healthcare IT to become a mentor for those just getting started in healthcare IT. Fields is former...
Walking Gallery in healthcare Regina Holliday
August 04, 2017
The project tells patient stories via paintings by artist Regina Holliday.
workflow issues in health IT
August 04, 2017
A few tips that can turn a difficult workday in healthcare IT into one that is productive.

"We can only have one CIO at a time. So, day one, it will be Kathy."

July 23, 2017
Former Ascension Health CIO Kathy Ross takes the IT reins.

Ninety-one  percent of people with chronic disease say they need help in managing their disease – not in the doctor’s office, but at home, between appointments.

July 21, 2017
Report offers advice on how to do it right – the way patients want.

'It means showing respect for the uniqueness of each organization.'

July 21, 2017
There’s value in integration, and IT plays a critical role.

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Editor-At-Large, Healthcare IT News

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

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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. http://reginaholliday.blogspot.com/

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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.

Founder, #HealthITChicks

@JennDennard Jennifer is the founder of the #healthITchicks community, which seeks to grow awareness of gender-related issues in the workplace within the healthcare IT industry.

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Katie Matlack covers medical software and HIT news for Software Advice. View Katie's blog at http://feministing.com