Healthcare in the US is an industry where women consumers make 80 percent of buying and usage decisions and represent 65 percent of the workforce. This week’s Friday Five celebrates Women Chief Health Officers.
Last week was National Women’s Health Week and two important events took place, one on each coast of the country. We followed the action for you on Twitter and put together some of the highlights for the Women’s Health Empowerment Summit and the Women in Healthcare IT Event – Path to Success.
There is no better time than the present for women to circle up the wagons and band together to support and encourage one another. In the coming months there will be some important events for women in healthcare to meet, get inspired and network with one another.
We conclude our Celebrating Women in Healthcare Month by saluting Dr. Margaret Hamburg as she resigns after six years of serving as the Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Healthcare Now Radio is proud to celebrate the top female professionals in healthcare for the month of March in honor...
A leader in the healthcare profession for her expertise in improving health care systems. She is currently the President and CEO of Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI).