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January 14, 2019

"There have been key moments when being a woman was not an advantage," she says.

 

 

January 11, 2019

NHS England chief digital officer Juliet Bauer is joining video GP consultation provider LIVI, which launched in the UK last October

January 08, 2019

How can the industry really shift to patient-centric care and operations without executive input from the very people making the most decisions?

January 02, 2019

Sophie Pinkard discusses her journey in healthcare IT and where the industry is heading in the future.

Latest Blogs

August 31, 2018

Now more than ever, networking is key to getting ahead.

August 31, 2018

Public health advocate and recipient of the HIMSS Most Influential Women in Health IT Award, Jessican Kahn, shares stories from her career and the impact health IT can have on population health.

June 04, 2018

Women-only spaces facilitate the kinds of conversations and sharing that can lead to informal mentoring relationships. 

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.

Featured Resources

August 13, 2018

In this Steps to Value episode,  Judy Murphy, Chief Nursing Officer at IBM Healthcare, talks about the mindset shift patients and providers are currently going through to move from episodic healthcare to continuous life care. 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Women in Health IT Mentor Meetup at the Connected Health Conference
11 a.m. | Oct. 19 | Boston, Massachusetts
Engage in thought-provoking conversations that address not only gender-related challenges, but job-specific issues and career planning tips. Receive $200 off the registration cost with discount code 18CHC200.

Women in Health Tech Track at the Medical Innovation Summit
10:50 a.m. | Oct. 23 | Cleveland, Ohio
Discover what technologies and challenges are truly concerning healthcare’s foremost leaders and to connect with those that have the power to impact real change. Register today and use promotional code HIMSS to save 15%.

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Featured Contributors

Contributing Editor

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.

Contributing Editor

Susan Morse is Senior Editor of Healthcare Finance and Women in Health IT contributor. You can follow her at @susanmorseHFN

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.

Managing Editor of Healthcare Finance

Beth comes to healthcare journalism and HIMSS Media from the world of TV reporting where she spent four years before becoming the managing editor of Healthcare Finance News in November 2015. She has spent the last three plus years reporting on everything from revenue cycle to MACRA to social determinants of health and hospital disaster preparedness. When Beth isn’t researching or writing, she can be found outside corralling her feisty but lovable german shepherd Sophie, volunteering for her favorite dog rescue Pittie Posse, squeezing in a workout or relaxing with her rescue cat Annabelle.