Women are the backbone of healthcare, so why aren’t they in more decision-making roles?

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Stephanie Pavol

Essential Insights Editor; Communications Manager, Cardinal Health

1. Women may need prompting to apply for a role

2. Managers shouldn’t shy away from giving tough feedback to women

3. Women need more sponsors, not just mentors

4. Men need to be part of the movement to help women advance

American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) of Greater Ohio event panelists

American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) of Greater Ohio event panelists L to R: Dr. Mysheika W. Roberts, Mike Kaufmann, Shannon Ginther and Mary Howard.

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