Women In Health IT

Patient paying doctor
By HIMSS Women in Health IT 05:52 pm May 30, 2019
Today, the role of the patient is often unclear, but it seems the days of ‘the doctor knows best’ are over. Many care providers work collaboratively with patients, to help them make sense of the overwhelming amount of information that is readily available on the internet, and live their most healthy lives. While we have made a great...
By Anna Engberg 06:29 am May 29, 2019
Only 22% of the participants at the last HIMSS Swiss eHealth Summit were women. That has to change, says Sunjoy Mathieu, founder of Women in Digital Health.
Business ideagram
By Tammy Lovell 01:34 pm May 27, 2019
Digital founders Saba Alzabin and Eirini Rapti speak to MobiHealthNews about how women’s health technology has evolved beyond fertility tracking apps.
By Susan Morse 04:29 pm May 20, 2019
Cynthia Sikina, vice president of Financial Services with consulting firm Afia, works with healthcare providers to optimize financial operations, not by having a technology background, but in being able to accurately translate a client’s need
By Leontina Postelnicu 03:48 am May 07, 2019
Women are notoriously underrepresented in health tech, which can have detrimental impacts on the industry as a whole.
By Mike Miliard 01:53 pm May 06, 2019
More and more health systems are taking steps to "fully unleash nurse innovators at the leadership level," a new report shows, tapping their specialized expertise for technology deployment, process improvement, patient experience and more.
Whistle and "Whistle blower" written in block letters.
By Laura Lovett 02:16 pm May 02, 2019
Erika Cheung recently launched the Ethics in Entrepreneurship venture in Hong Kong and the US to help startups navigate ethics in innovation.
idea filled lightbulb in nurse's hands.
By Laura Lovett 02:22 pm April 23, 2019
Last night at a Partners HealthCare Pivot Labs event, industry players discussed the ins and outs of how to validate a digital health product, regardless of funding.
Seema Verma
By Laura Lovett 02:56 pm April 09, 2019
Yesterday at the World Medical Innovation Forum in Boston, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma argued that government can often foil innovation. 

Above photo: Fiona McDonald (Screengrab from CHC North East and North Cumbria's YouTube page)

By Dean Koh 02:54 am April 04, 2019
Fiona McDonald, director of data sharing and online patient preference setting for Great North Care Record at NHS, recently spoke with Healthcare IT News about what the U.K.

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