2014SVerselNeilNeil Versel is a Chicago-based freelance healthcare journalist, specializing in health IT, healthcare quality, patient safety, hospital/physician practice management and healthcare finance. He has been a professional journalist since 1992, focusing on healthcare since 2000. He has contributed to numerous healthcare and general-interest publications in the U.S., Canada and Europe, and also blogs at http://www.meaningfulHITnews.com.

Versel is a former a staff reporter at Modern Physician magazine, where he won two Crain Communications Editorial Excellence Awards. He holds a bachelor’s degree in history from Washington University in St. Louis.