Women In Health IT

ONC HIT Advisory Committee

NYeC’s Executive Director, Valerie Grey. Credit: nyehealth.org

By Bill Siwicki 03:28 pm January 17, 2018
U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer appointed her to move the healthcare system forward through innovations and technologies that advance electronic access, exchange and use of health data.
women at CES

Gary Shapiro was Tuesday morning's opening speaker at CES. Credit: Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 12:19 pm January 09, 2018
The speaker lineup at this week’s gigantic Consumer Electronics Show has already drawn criticism for its male roster - as has the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference.
Google, Microsoft gender inequality lawsuits
By Bernie Monegain 12:58 pm January 08, 2018
Cases against technology giants shine a light on salary discrepancies between men and women and that’s as true in healthcare as any other industry.
women in health IT leaders
By Jessica Davis 09:58 am January 04, 2018
Consumerism. Patient safety. Privacy and security and enforcement and an increase in cyberattacks will be top of mind in the next twelve months.
American Health Information Management Association president Diann Smith

Diann Smith is the new American Health Information Management Association president.

By Bernie Monegain 03:33 pm January 02, 2018
Diann Smith of Texas Health Resources takes the post as the American Health Information Management Association also elected several other new officials.
prenatal app
By Bernie Monegain 11:46 am December 27, 2017
The hospital also added the BabyScripts Medicaid experience tool for women’s health.

The Philanthropic Women of St. Joseph’s raised $1 million dollars for hospital tech in the Florida 14-hospital BayCare Health System. Credit: St. Joseph’s Hospitals Foundation

By Bernie Monegain 10:54 am December 27, 2017
The funds raised by the Florida foundation were used to purchase a 3D pediatric and adult echocardiography unit and endoscopic tower.
gender inequality in technology

The Internet Governance Forum held in Geneva, Switzerland, on Dec. 20. Credit: Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 10:45 am December 27, 2017
There are big opportunities for hospitals and other organizations to use information and communication tech to enable economic empowerment for women.
By Bernie Monegain 01:28 pm December 21, 2017
Judy Faulkner, Pamela Arora, Ellen Pao and many other women in tech, rose above the challenges in 2017 to find success.
Women medical school enrollment

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine building in Maryland.

By Jessica Davis 09:57 am December 21, 2017
Females represented more than half of 2017’s enrollees, which might not translate to more health IT leaders yet – but it will mean more women involved in other critical hospital leadership roles.

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