February 27, 2017
Committee volunteers play critical roles in leading and executing the strategic initiatives of HIMSS, while finding value in service, networking and enhanced professional development opportunities. Applications due March 13.
February 20, 2017
In this podcast episode, part three of this three-part series, we study the impact advocacy can have on the policy-making process with Leslie Bruce, Director, Healthcare Leadership and Community Outreach at UC San Diego Extension.
February 13, 2017
This podcast episode, part two of this three-part series, we gain an insider’s view on the give-and-take between policy and public health with Nedra Garrett, Senior Advisor for Informatics at Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
February 02, 2017
Carla Smith, executive vice president of HIMSS, will lead a discussion with the the inaugural recipients of the HIMSS’s Most Influential Women in Health IT Award. Topics include problem solving, innovation, mentorship, interoperability, care delivery. The webinar will be March 28.
January 23, 2017
Engage with your peers and take the next step to further your career while connecting with and empowering women in health IT while in Orlando for HIMSS17. Check out the education and networking taking place.
Women in Health IT
January 04, 2017
Transformative change in health IT is dependent upon an educated and inspired workforce. Encouraging girls to pursue STEM careers will help to bridge the gap in the science and technology workforce. It is vital to create work environments that support and retain women in STEM fields.  Learning...
December 14, 2016
This STEPS to Value episode explores the current & future state of clinical analytics with HIMSS North America Board member Ruben Amarasingham, President & CEO of PCCI.  Ruben also discusses how PCCI’s mission-...
December 14, 2016
In this episode of Code Red, our Women in HIT special series continues with HIMSS Privacy & Security Committee member Cathy Petrozzino, Principal, Cybersecurity Partnerships and Information Privacy at MITRE Corporation.  Cathy describes her experiences as a cybersecurity pioneer, the...
November 08, 2016
HIMSS' Women in HIT Roundtable engages women in health IT in on-going conversations about the gender pay gap, to recognize influential women leaders and empower women throughout the field.
Healthcare focused IT departments
October 23, 2016
Resources are almost always the single largest investment for any organization. Healthcare focused IT departments demand a specialized skillset that takes non-traditional programming, community partners and an engaged leadership team. 

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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.

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. http://reginaholliday.blogspot.com/

Principal, StarBridge Advisors

@sgschade
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.