Data scientist was just deemed the hottest job in America right now and healthcare organizations, among other sectors, are already clamoring to hire them at cushy salaries. That situation is opening career opportunities for women working in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.
But what do women in health IT need to understand about this new possibility? A couple things: the data behind data scientist’s newfangled popularity, the common traits of successful STEM women, and the persistent realities of gender pay inequity in healthcare.
Author: Bernie Monegain