About WHCM

For healthcare managers and leaders seeking to further develop their professional careers, Women in Healthcare Management (WHCM) membership offers highly rated Events, carefully screened Job Alerts and valuable Networking Opportunities.

Our member base is noted for its diversity. We have members from across all healthcare sectors and at all career stages. Our in-person networking events and educational events, and our online member directory, make it easy for you to meet peers and industry leaders.

WHCM members come from all segments of the healthcare industry, including:

  • Healthcare delivery systems, including hospitals, ambulatory care settings, home healthcare, and long term care
  • Public health
  • Information technology
  • Finance
  • Health plans/ insurance
  • Healthcare law and regulatory affairs
  • Consulting
  • Biotech and pharma
  • Medical devices
  • Marketing and public relations
  • Education

Our History

Women in Healthcare Management was founded in 1977 by a small group of women healthcare professionals who recognized the importance of networking in advancing their careers.

Since those early days, WHCM has grown to over 240 active members, and it remains the major networking organization in the greater Boston area focused on professional women with careers in all sectors of the healthcare industry.


WHCM supports our members through a range of activities and benefits including:

These benefits are all available for a low annual fee of $50.

Ready to invest in your career?

Interested in joining WHCM? Fill out an application here .

Want to connect with WHCM members online? Follow ourĀ  Boston Women in Healthcare Management Group on LinkedIn

Other questions? Contact us.


Take advantage of all our member benefits for a low annual fee of $50.