STEPS to Value Podcast

Episode #22: HIMSS August Update: Women in HIT & LTPAC Trends


In this episode, we find out more about the HIMSS Women in Health IT initiatives from Carla Smith, EVP at HIMSS and gain a perspective on trends in the long-term, post-acute care (LTPAC) marketplace from Lorren Pettit, VP, HIS at HIMSS.

This Episode’s Guests:

Carla Smith, MA, CNM, FHIMSS
Executive Vice President
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Learn more about Carla


Lorren Pettit, MS MBA
Vice President, Market Research

Learn more about Lorren


This Episodes Initiatives:

HIMSS’ Women in Health IT Roundtable: Engage, Empower and Collaborate
Aug 25, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

Register today!

HIMSS Most Influential Women in Health IT Awards
Call for Applications open until Monday, October 17, 2016

Nominate an Influential Woman in Health IT today!

HIMSS Media’s Women in Health IT News Page

Long-Term, Post-Acute Roundtable

Learn More

This Episode’s Hashtags:

#WomeninHIT, #HITWorks, #LTPAC

This Episode’s STEPS Categories:

Value Suite - Satisfaction
Value Suite - Patient Engagement

This Episode’s Audience Ask:

Send us voice memos or emails letting us know about the influential women in HIT you interact with.  How have they influenced you? Send your voice memos and emails to