Our Members in Action
HIMSS members are an active, vibrant group of health technology professionals who are making a difference in their organizations and communities. Learn from our challenges and accomplishments, career experiences and expectations. From clinical to non-clinical, we all share a passion for improving healthcare through practice and process. Gain valuable insight from our journeys as you continue on yours!
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Members in Action
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February 24, 2016
Nancy Staggers, PhD, RN, FAAN, is a member of the HIMSS HIT User Experience (UX) Committee.
February 17, 2016
Ron Bissetta, partner, Optimity Advisors, is a member of the Revenue Cycle Improvement Task Force.
January 20, 2016
Erin Sparnon, engineering manager at ECRI Institute, is the 2014 ACCE-HIMSS Excellence in Clinical Information Technology Synergies Award recipient.
January 13, 2016
Cathy Ivory, Ph.D, RN-BC, assistant professor, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, is a member of the HIMSS Nursing Informatics Committee.
December 08, 2015
Edmund Siy leads collaborative business efforts, driving customer engagement and business transformation both inside and outside of Mercy. Siy has over 20 years of business and technology accomplishments in acquisitions, business affairs, finance, marketing, production, and shared service operations in multiple industries.
December 02, 2015
Mark Parkulo, MD, Chair, Meaningful Use Coordinating Group, Mayo Clinic, is a division chair of the HIMSS Annual Conference Education Committee (ACEC).
November 18, 2015
Jaime B Parent, FCHIME, CPHIMS, is associate CIO and vice president of information services at Rush University Medical Center.
October 07, 2015
I serve as the chair of the Annual Conference Education Committee (ACEC).
September 01, 2015
As connectivity certification ramps up and health IT consumers demand better product interoperability, more vendors from across the healthcare continuum continue to join in this live testing process
July 21, 2015
Sumit Nagpal is Co-Founder and Chief Innovation Officer Lumira Limited, President and Chief Executive Officer, Lumira USA, Inc.
July 15, 2015
Innovation has the potential to bring real value to the users affected by the technologies under development today.
June 30, 2015
I envision a healthcare world consisting of IT componentry so aware of each other that end user workflow entails of most all “flow” and far less “work.”
June 17, 2015
I have critical partnerships with leaders in IT, finance, nursing, pharmacy and medicine and leverage those relationships to prioritize the setup and build of our clinical systems so that we can produce meaningful data to inform clinical care.
May 26, 2015
Thanks to the generosity of HIMSS and the Regional Extension Center Affiliate (REC) program, I have had the opportunity to be both an active learner, by attending conferences and webinars, and an active contributor, by serving on HIMSS work groups (behavioral health), and staffing Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) exhibits at the HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition.
May 06, 2015
...I have led several innovative initiatives, such as integrating our IV pumps with the EHR, to taking patient wound photos with a smartphone, as well as supporting system initiatives and promoting these initiatives within NI technology.