About The Show

Dive into the heart of healthcare innovation with the HIT Like a Girl Podcast, hosted by Joy Rios. This isn't just a podcast; it's a mission to demystify the complex, 30,000-piece puzzle of the US healthcare system. Each episode, we invite the brilliant minds and passionate voices of women who are not just participants but pivotal change-makers in healthcare.

Our guests share their unique piece of the puzzle, offering insights, innovations, and inspiration. Join us as we explore the contributions of women experts in the field, learn from their experiences, and celebrate the impact they're making every day. The HIT Like a Girl Podcast is where education meets empowerment, and where you're invited to be part of the conversation that's driving the healthcare industry forward.

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Our Team

HIT Like a Girl Pod is brought to you by these awesome people

Joy Rios

Founder, Host

Shereese Maynard

Marketing & Strategy

Robin Roberts

Co-Founder &
Strategic Advisor

Advisory Board

Kathryn Ayers Wickenhauser
Joe Desiderio
Olivia Schlabach
Tjasa Zajc

The HIT Like a Girl Podcast elevated our visibility among industry, health systems, and women's health focused partners--resulting in dozens of points of outreach on how they may be able to incorporate our offering to serve more women in all stages of life.

Megan Henken

Awards & Accolades

Consistently Recognized: An Award-Winning Podcast Journey Since 2021

  • HIMSS Changemaker for Women in Health IT 2023
  • PowerPress Award Winner: CLARITY
  • HLTH Collaborator: 2021, 2022, 2023
  • 22 Best Healthcare Podcasts
  • Top 30 Women Transforming Healthcare (Medika Life)
  • Health IT Podcast of the Year 2021
  • Top 30 Health IT Influencer 2021
  • HIMSS Collaborator: 2021, 2022, 2023


What the people say about us

Apple Podcasts

I love listening to HIT Like a Girl Pod! When I began my journey into the health and tech industry, a little bird told me to start with this channel. Since then, I have been nonstop learning and listening to these insightful episodes. Joy knows how to ask unique questions to break down just what everyone’s contribution...

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Empowering Insights!

The HIT Women podcast not only offers insightful information in the healthcare it, but it’s a podcast that lifts spirits. Host Joy Rios is a joy to listen to. This podcast will be uplifting and knowledgeable!

High tea with Grace

Absolutely loved it and gave me so much confidence 5 star