Laura Lovett

Laura Lovett is an associate editor at MobiHealthNews where she covers the intersection of healthcare and technology. She is also a contributing editor to Women in Healthcare IT at Healthcare IT News. Before coming to MobiHealthNews she worked for Gatehouse Media, where she earned a New England Newspaper Association award. Most recently Lovett won a Umass Medical Media Fellowship.  Lovett was educated at the University of East Anglia, the University of Massachusetts and Oxford University.

Doctor looking at a world map
By Laura Lovett 05:48 pm April 30, 2020
Dr. Don Rucker, National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT, discusses his work with the Global Digital Health Partnership initative.
Women looking at monitor.
By Laura Lovett 05:40 pm April 29, 2020
In the HIMSS20 Digital webinar “Women in Healthcare and Tech: Closing the Gap to Strategic,” Amy McDonough, SVP of Fitbit Health Solutions, and Dr. Ashwini Zenooz, CMO at Salesforce, discussed the importance of having diverse voices at the table.
By Laura Lovett 06:44 pm April 21, 2020
HIMSS launches a COVID-19 Digital Think Tank, which provides an online discussion forum where healthcare professionals and innovators to share ideas, products and best practices.
Microsoft Chatbot
By Laura Lovett 06:31 pm April 20, 2020
Patients are screened about COVID-19 status and other health factors, then provided with information about the nearest donation station.  
Doctor using smartphone.
By Laura Lovett 11:43 am April 16, 2020
The health system is implementing new technologies to help it pinpoint frequent readmissions and identify underlying social determinants of health.
Lab workers using tablet
By Laura Lovett 05:23 pm April 15, 2020
The new effort is a measure of progress towards a digital health ecosystem.  
innovation indeagram
By Laura Lovett 05:42 pm April 07, 2020
During a HIMSS20 webinar, Seattle Children's Hospital's Chief Data Officer Ryan Sousa explains the hospital's digital transformation.  
A team works on ideas at the MIT COVID-19 Challenge hackathon this weekend. Photo credit/MIT COVID-19 Challenge
By Laura Lovett 05:33 pm April 06, 2020
The new MIT COVID-19 Challenge: Beat the Pandemic is a series of hackathons and digital events focused on coming up with ways to address the virus.  
Facebook COVID Map of Japan
By Laura Lovett 10:17 am April 06, 2020
The new maps will be able to look at co-location, movement and social interaction data.  

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