Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society


HIMSS is a global voice, advisor and thought leader of health transformation through health information and technology with a unique breadth and depth of expertise and capabilities to improve the quality, safety, and efficiency of health, healthcare and care outcomes. HIMSS designs and leverages key data assets, predictive models and tools to advise global leaders, stakeholders and influencers of best practices in health information and technology, so they have the right information at the point of decision.

HIMSS drives innovative, forward thinking around best uses of information and technology in support of better connected care, improved population health and low cost of care. HIMSS is a not-for-profit, headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, with additional offices in North America, Europe, United Kingdom and Asia.

HIMSS Vision

Better health through information and technology.

HIMSS Mission

Globally, lead endeavors optimizing health engagements and care outcomes through information and technology.

Board of Directors

HIMSS Board members are leaders in the field of healthcare information technology—top executives in both vendor companies and healthcare provider systems--who serve a three-year term to help grow and lead the industry.

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Executive Contacts

Don’t hesitate to contact any of the HIMSS executive or senior management staff – just check this list of contacts to find the person you need.


HIMSS Foundation is the philanthropic arm dedicated to inspiring charitable giving, research, education and to encourage management and application of healthcare technology.


As an industry leader, HIMSS partners with other key organizations in the healthcare industry, collaborations that extend your reach as a member.