HIMSS is a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information technology (IT). HIMSS leads efforts to optimize health engagements and care outcomes using information technology. Learn more.

HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition is the industry’s largest health IT educational program and exhibition center. HIMSS15 will take place April 12-16, 2015 in Chicago, IL. Learn more.

Apr 3, 2015 HIMSS Formally Submits Comments on ONC on Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap

HIMSS overall supports ONC’s tenets of the Interoperability Roadmap for an interoperable health IT infrastructure.

Apr 17, 2015 HIMSS Statement: Signing of Sustainable Growth Rate Repeal into Law

HIMSS applauds the passage of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (H.R. 2 – signed by the President April 16, 2015) to permanently replace the Medicare sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula and take important steps toward using health information technology to support quality improvement and patient engagement.

Apr 14, 2015 Mobile Technology Upgrades Continue to Impact Healthcare Engagement

HIMSS releases 2015 Mobile Technology Survey: Approximately half of respondents reported their organization leveraged mobile technology to coordinate or impact patient care

04/14/2015 HIMSS released the results of the 2015 HIMSS Mobile Technology Survey

HIMSS Mobile Technology Survey Finds That More Than 70 Percent of Provider Employee Participants Utilize App-Enabled Portals to Engage Patients and Cut Costs.

04/13/2015 HIMSS 15 Keynote: Alex W. Gourlay, Executive Vice President of Walgreens Boots Alliance and President of Walgreens

Alex W. Gourlay Executive Vice President of Walgreens Boots Alliance and President of Walgreens provided the opening Keynote for HIMSS15.

04/13/2015 HIMSS released the results of the 2015 Impact of the Informatics Nurse Survey at HIMSS15

HIMSS Survey Finds Tech-Savvy Nurses Driving Significant Patient Safety and Workflow Improvements.

Mar 24, 2015 Take the HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey

Take in the HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey to help identify how healthcare organizations are mitigating the risk of being the next victim.

Mar 12, 2015 Privacy & Security Forum: Last call for proposals

The HIMSS Media Privacy & Security Forum will bring together more than 200 leading healthcare providers, payers, researchers and government officials.

Mar 5, 2015 Privacy & Security Forum: Call for proposals

The deadline to submit a proposal is March 13, and submissions are limited to security professionals and experts from healthcare provider and payer organizations, government agencies, and academic institutions.

Community Updates

Innovation that Sticks Episode 36 Now Available Listen to the latest Innovation that Sticks episode featuring a conversation with successful entrepreneur Stan Berkow, the CEO and Founder of Sense Health, a startup focused on motivating 'high-needs Medicaid' patients.
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2014 Nursing Informatics Workforce Survey Get acquainted with the 2014 Nursing Informatics Workforce Survey findings and understand the importance of this growing specialty.
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mHealth Developer Survey: Impacts of Policy on mHealth Apps Carnegie Mellon University is conducting a survey to identify policy issues impacting mHealth developers.
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