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women in health IT mentors
By Max Stroud 03:45 pm June 04, 2018
Women-only spaces facilitate the kinds of conversations and sharing that can lead to informal mentoring relationships. 
women in health IT
By HIMSS Women in Health IT 09:20 am May 07, 2018
HIMSS is conducting a short survey to determine what challenges women face and what opportunities they have leveraged along their career path.
By Tom Leary 07:46 am February 09, 2018
The inaugural HIMSS Student Case Competition gave interdisciplinary student teams a hands-on experience navigating HIMSS-supplied case studies.
Meet the 2018 Most Influential Women in Health IT Awardees
By Carla Smith 12:23 pm 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.
anti-phishing efforts in healthcare
By Barry Herrin 10:52 am October 12, 2017
Since before 2013, hospitals and other healthcare facilities knew that falls were a serious problem, and massive resources were marshalled to reduce or prevent patient falls.
National Health IT Week
By Carla Smith 12:56 pm September 26, 2017
Your voice helps accelerate the vision of better health through the best use of information and technology.
By Sue Schade 10:43 am September 25, 2017
Leveraging tools to create an efficient workflow means keeping up with the latest software.
women in IT
By Sue Schade 02:44 pm 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.

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.

By Bernie Monegain 03:19 pm 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.

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

By Sue Schade 12:47 pm July 23, 2017
Former Ascension Health CIO Kathy Ross takes the IT reins.

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