Gender Salary Gap in HIT
July 28, 2016
Leveraging nine years of data (2006 to 2015) from the biennial HIMSS Compensation survey reveals that on average, female HIT workers in the United States have consistently been paid less than their male peers. A gap which seems to exist no matter how the data is cut, and one which appears to have...
Aug. 25 Women in HIT Virtual Roundtable: Engage, Empower and Collaborate
July 08, 2016
Join HIMSS North America’s Executive Vice President Carla Smith to kick off the Women in HIT Roundtable.   She will review the new Women in HIT Roundtable, Awards Program, and community page.  These new initiatives will address the gender gap in health it, increase recognition...
April 28, 2016
Carla Smith, MA, CNM, FHIMSS, Executive Vice President, HIMSS, shares her advice on how qualified job seekers can stand out when looking for a senior-level position in today’s marketplace.
April 28, 2016
Now in its 27th year, the HIMSS Leadership Survey covers a variety of topics designed to capture responses to fixed longitudinal challenges facing health IT leaders as well as dynamic time-specific concerns.
April 28, 2016
Findings from the HIMSS’s December 2015 Compensation Survey and the 27th Annual HIMSS Leadership Survey raise questions surrounding the efficacy of the sector’s IT staff recruitment and retention practices.
April 27, 2016
Join Nicole Mohiuddin MS, RN-BC, CPHIMS, director, informatics at Sugar Creek Solutions, to learn more about CPHIMS certification. Nicole discusses what led her to seek CPHIMS certification, tips on how to prepare for the exam, as well as some of the benefits she's experienced from becoming a...
April 27, 2016
Deanna Wise, PMP, executive vice president and chief information office at Dignity Health discusses her biggest challenges in advancing her career and how she overcome them.
April 27, 2016
Lynn Vogel, PhD, health IT consultant and former Chief Information Officer and Vice President of information services for academic medical centers in Chicago and New York City, provides his insights on how to navigate the advancement path and gain leadership skills.
April 27, 2016
Join Judy Murphy, RN, FACMI, FHIMSS, FAAN, CNO at IBM Global Healthcare, as she offers guidelines to follow to transition to both clinical informatics and into leadership positions.
April 27, 2016
Willa Fields,DNSc, RN, FHIMSS, current HIMSS Board Chair and professor in the School of Nursing at San Diego State University in San Diego, Calif., shares her insights on trends in nursing informatics and her reasons for earning a doctorate in nursing science.

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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.