Clinical and business intelligence (C&BI) is the aggregation, analysis, and use of clinical, financial, operational, and non-traditional data captured inside and out of the healthcare setting to directly inform decision-making. It has the power to positively impact patient care delivery, health outcomes, and business operations. Leveraging the power of C&BI will improve our nation’s entire healthcare system as well as the medical and economic wellness of patients.
Mission. HIMSS’ C&BI efforts empower members with practical guidance and unbiased information on how to harness data to inform accountable, high quality patient care and fuel unparalleled business insight – all the while improving an organization’s fiscal performance.
Strategic Intent. With the achievement of widespread acquisition & foundational IT implementation, HIMSS leads efforts to enable data-driven organization derive the highest value and actionable intelligence to improve outcomes.
Clinical & Business Intelligence Committee, Task Force & Community
The HIMSS C&BI Committee is responsible for creating thought leadership, resources and tools to support the needs of our members and the healthcare industry. Our areas of focus address the role of health information technologies in supporting the effective management of C&BI.
Topics of focus for the Clinical & Business Intelligence Committee, Community, and Task Forces will include:
- Data aggregation and access through EDW and cloud solutions
- Data management, validation, quality and integration
- Resource management
- Retrospective, predictive, and prescriptive analytics
- Reporting, dashboards, and visualization techniques
- Population Health
- Predictive modeling
- Precision medicine
Find tools and resources to help you along your clinical and business intelligence journey in the HIMSS Resource Library!
Ellen Harper, DNP, RN-BC, MBA, FAAN
Adjunct Faculty, University of Minnesota School of Nursing
President, CEO, Blue Water Informatics, LLC
Claudine Beron, MA, PMP
Chief Executive Officer
Initiate Government Solutions, LLC
Meg Broderick, MBA, MPA, CPHIMS
Sharon D. Davis, CPHIMS, PMP, SA
Sr. Project Manager
Jeff Fuller, MS, FACHE
Executive Director, Analytical Solutions
University of North Carolina (UNC) Healthcare System
Kevin Gormley, PhD
Principal Data Scientist
The MITRE Corporation
Senior Director, Informatics
Gateway Health Plan
Raj Lakhanpal, MD, FRCS, FACEP
Anne Park, MPH, MSMIS
Sr. Business Systems Analyst
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Chief Information Officer
Anthony T. Williams, MBA
Chief Information Officer
American Family Care, Inc.
Amber Zimmermann, MBA, RN-BC
Sr. Manager, Health Data Analytics
Clinical & Business Intelligence Task Forces & Community
C&BI for Population Health Task Force
This group creates resources and tools that employ practical guidance and unbiased information to help healthcare organizations (providers, hospitals, integrated delivery networks, health plans and other stakeholders) use C&BI to harness, use and analyze data captured in the healthcare setting to execute population health management initiatives and improve care and health outcomes.
The Clinical & Business Intelligence Task Force meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month, 4:00 - 5:00 pm eastern.
Marius Petruc, MD, MS
Informatics Solutions, LLC
Michelle Vislosky, MBA, FACHE
Director of Health System Partnerships
Clinical & Business Intelligence Community
The HIMSS Clinical & Business Intelligence Community promotes peer-to-peer networking, problem solving, solution sharing and education. Through membership, you will obtain practical knowledge and guidance to help you effectively manage and use data.
Areas of focus include:
- Data Warehousing
- Data Lifecycle Management & Supporting Technologies
- Knowledge Management to Support – Meaningful Use, Accountable Care, Quality Reporting, Supply Management, Case, Risk & Cost Management, Best Practices in Clinical & Business Analytics, Clinical Decision Support
- Population Health
All current HIMSS members who have a high interest in or are already working with clinical and business intelligence are encouraged to participate.
The Clinical & Business Intelligence Community meets on the 4th Thursday of most months, 1:00-2:00pm eastern.
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Michael Berger, PE, CPHIMS
Vice President, Population Health Analytics and Data Science
Mount Sinai Health
Arthur Panov, MPH, CPHIMS
Health Healthcare and Life Sciences Architecture
Contact HIMSS Staff
For more information on any of the HIMSS Clinical & Business Intelligence Committee, Community or Task Forces listed above, please contact:
Joanne Bartley, CAE
Manager, Health Business Solutions
Phone: (312) 915-9251