HITea With Grace

HITea With Grace

Where We Spill the Tea on HIT

"HITea With Grace" hosted by digital health expert Grace Vinton, spotlights women leaders in the healthcare IT and pharma innovation sector. What sets Grace's podcast apart is the intentional inclusion of women patient and caregiver leaders in the dialogue – often overlooked perspectives in conversations about healthcare and research innovation.

As a patient advocate, digital health influencer, and award-winning healthcare communications professional, Grace is deeply committed to promoting technologies that save lives and amplifying patient and caregiver voices in the process. She is well-known for telling powerful innovation stories and educating the industry on emerging trends, helping shape industry categories.

Grace has interviewed over 40 women leaders on her podcast to date, magnifying their industry know-how, as well as their personal and professional stories. Her commitment extends beyond the microphone, actively contributing to the evolution of patient-driven healthcare and technology.

Grace's standout quality lies in her audacious goal: to engage with every woman leader in the healthcare industry – spanning care, research, and even funding – and challenge them to incorporate real patient and caregiver voices and experiences into their work.

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Pamela Stahl and Dr. Julie Shulz spill the tea on Price Transparency in Clinical Lab Testing
HITea With GraceMay 21, 202400:30:18

Pamela Stahl and Dr. Julie Shulz spill the tea on Price Transparency in Clinical Lab Testing

In this latest episode of HITea, we shine a spotlight on price transparency for clinical lab tests. Pamela Stahl and Dr. Julie Shulz of Avalon Healthcare Solutions join us on the podcast to uncover hidden truths behind the varying costs of lab tests across different facilities. Pamela, a seasoned industry insider, navigates us through the labyrinth of billing practices, shedding light on the compl...

Dr. Carrie Nelson Spills the Tea on Telehealth Patient Safety & Quality
HITea With GraceMay 14, 202400:27:34

Dr. Carrie Nelson Spills the Tea on Telehealth Patient Safety & Quality

Welcome to the HITeaWithGrace podcast, where we spill the tea on HIT. In light of the recent news of Optum and Walmart shutting down their virtual care offerings, today, we're honored to host Dr. Carrie Nelson, Chief Medical Officer of KeyCare, as she shares her experience working as a primary care physician and in population health and shares her perspectives on the evolution of telehealth and it...

Erica Olenski Spills the Tea on the Texas Medicaid "Unwinding"
HITea With GraceMay 07, 202400:38:34

Erica Olenski Spills the Tea on the Texas Medicaid "Unwinding"

Welcome to HITea With Grace, where we dive deep into the heart of pressing healthcare issues. In today's episode, I'm beyond honored to be joined by friend and inspiration Erica Olenski, a stellar healthcare communications professional and the Founding Executive Director of August's Artists. We embark on a heartfelt journey as Erica shares her deeply personal and challenging experience as a caregi...

Dr. Stacey Johnston Spills the Tea on Automating Medication Reconciliation During a Transitioning to Epic
HITea With GraceApril 30, 202400:26:12

Dr. Stacey Johnston Spills the Tea on Automating Medication Reconciliation During a Transitioning to Epic

Welcome to HITea Tuesday, where we spill the tea on HIT. This week we have Stacey Johnston, MD, VP Vice President Chief Applications Officer at Baptist Health with us to share about her transitioning their disparate EHRs to EPIC and deciding to also automate medication reconciliation in the process. With the patient and caregiver experience as their north star, she talks about saving her team 70,0...

Smriti Kirubanandan Spills the Tea on Health Equity
HITea With GraceApril 23, 202400:30:59

Smriti Kirubanandan Spills the Tea on Health Equity

Welcome to HITeaWithGrace, today we have Smriti Kirubanandan on the pod to spill all the tea on healthcare equity and technology. Smriti kicks things off by sharing her captivating career journey, filled with twists, turns, and invaluable experiences. From navigating the complexities of healthcare to championing technology's role in bridging gaps, she's a true trailblazer in the field. As we dive ...

Lilly Stairs Spills the Tea on Building the "Chronic Boss Collective"
HITea With GraceApril 02, 202400:26:15

Lilly Stairs Spills the Tea on Building the "Chronic Boss Collective"

Today on HITea, Grace had the absolute pleasure of learning from Lilly Stairs, the brilliant mind behind Chronic Boss Collective & Patient Authentic. Lilly started by talking about the journey that led her to found Chronic Boss Collective, a space where professionals with chronic conditions come together to network and reshape the narrative surrounding their experiences. With heartfelt experiences...

Kim Perry Spills the Tea on Healthcare AI Beyond the Buzzword
HITea With GraceMarch 26, 202400:31:38

Kim Perry Spills the Tea on Healthcare AI Beyond the Buzzword

Welcome to HITea with Grace! Get ready for a lively chat with Kim Perry, a trailblazer in AI and healthcare. We look past the AI buzzword to talk about how large language models are reshaping medicine and the hurdles leaders face in this dynamic space. Plus, we'll dish out tips on mentorship, sponsorship, and building a supportive community. As we peer into the horizon of medical AI, our guest pai...

Dr. Parmjot Bains Spills the Tea on Breast Cancer Related Lymphedema & Innovation
HITea With GraceMarch 19, 202400:24:57

Dr. Parmjot Bains Spills the Tea on Breast Cancer Related Lymphedema & Innovation

Get ready to steep in knowledge as we recognize Lymphedema Awareness Month on this episode of HITea! Dr. Parmjot Bains, our guest and CEO of ImpediMed, talks about managing breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL) with early intervention and groundbreaking technology. Dr. Bains doesn't just spill the tea; she brews it to perfection! We dive into the impact of legislation like the Lymphedema Treatme...

Susannah Fox Spills the Tea on the "Patient Rebel"
HITea With GraceMarch 12, 202400:35:43

Susannah Fox Spills the Tea on the "Patient Rebel"

On this glorious HITea Tuesday, we sit down with Susannah Fox, author of "Rebel Health," to explore the transformative world of patient-led research and innovation. Susannah explores the inspiration behind her book and delves into the concept of the "health rebel alliance." She shares how healthcare consumers can become part of this alliance and discusses the four archetypes driving the patient-le...