Henry Mayo CIO Recognized Among Top Women in Healthcare IT


Cindy Peterson, vice president and CIO at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital (Valencia, CA), is one of just eight influential leaders celebrated as among the top women in healthcare IT by FierceHealthcare.

Peterson’s inclusion recognizes her success in rebuilding Henry Mayo’s IT department, with the implementation of their MEDITECH EHR as its foundation. The hospital was recently named to HealthCare’s Most Wired list for the third year in a row, and will soon be upgrading to MEDITECH’s 6.1 Web platform.

Each year, FierceHealthcare compiles their list based on nominations from its readership. Those recognized for 2016 include providers, executives, and government officials who have championed innovative technologies to improve patient care delivery.

Inspired by Cindy Peterson and other women leaders in health IT? Don’t forget to submit your nomination for HIMSS’ Most Influential Women in Health IT Awards.