Helen Waters, Executive Vice President, MEDITECH

Helen Waters is focused on listening to, acting on, and delivering for the healthcare organizations she serves. As executive vice president, she leverages her deep understanding of customers' needs and concerns to deploy a more cohesive approach to communicating who MEDITECH is as a company, throughout the marketplace and around the world. Helen is passionate and committed to improving our industry with the help of clinician-friendly, sustainable technologies. She believes that all of us—healthcare executives, providers, and EHR vendors—must work together to develop new, actionable strategies for improving outcomes in this age of value-based care.
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Who are the Innovators? MEDITECH Customers In Action [Download]


No healthcare organization should ever have to choose between innovation and value. As our industry continues to transform, it will be important to both adopt new technologies that can meet the needs of demanding consumers, and still prioritize ROI and long-term sustainability while doing so.

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Topics: EHR, Industry Leaders, C-level, Healthcare IT, Value

How MaaS promotes EHR adoption for community healthcare systems


Whether a hospital has 25 or 300 beds, clinicians require the right tools to provide quality patient care. If only it were that simple, right?

Procuring a modern EHR can be complex and costly, pulling on an organization’s resources from all angles — not to mention having to navigate numerous third party products in order to meet all their needs. For community healthcare systems, this can become an especially daunting experience.

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Topics: EHR, CIO, Implementation, Value, Sustainability, MaaS

Obtaining an advanced EHR just got easier: meet 'MEDITECH as a Service'

Posted by Helen Waters, Executive Vice President, MEDITECH on November 16, 2017

Whether a hospital has 6 or 600 beds, clinicians require the right tools to provide quality patient care. If only it were that simple, right?

Procuring a modern EHR can be complex and costly, pulling on an organization’s resources from all angles — not to mention having to navigate numerous third party products in order to meet all their needs. For smaller healthcare organizations, this can become an especially daunting experience.

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Topics: Security, EHR, Revenue Cycle, C-level, Health IT

Response to webinar, “3 secrets to leadership for women in healthcare IT”

Posted by Helen Waters, Executive Vice President, MEDITECH on September 26, 2017

Recently, I was inspired by a HIStalk webinar, “3 Secrets to Leadership Success for Women in Healthcare IT,” hosted by two female executives of health IT companies, Liz Johnson and Nancy Ham. During the webinar, Ham and Johnson provided valuable advice to women who are interested in progressing in their careers to a leadership position, but who may experience unconscious or conscious gender bias.

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Topics: CIO, C-level, Healthcare IT