Annual Conference Education
Purpose: To identify and program high-quality educational opportunities at the HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition.
Clinical & Business Intelligence
Purpose: To empower its members with practical guidance and unbiased information on how to harness healthcare data in order to inform accountable, high-quality patient care and fuel unparalleled business insight while improving an organization’s fiscal performance.
ConCert™ by HIMSS
Purpose: To provide program oversight, contribute thought leadership, recommend future direction and scope, and serve as champions for the ConCert by HIMSS program.
Purpose: To inform, educate and support those who develop, implement and use mobile and other personal health technologies for timely, secure data sharing, improved engagement, and communication to support better health outcomes.
Health Business Solutions
Purpose: To identify and promote the effective use of financial and administrative systems for healthcare organizations.
HIT User Experience
Purpose: To identify opportunities to optimize user experience within healthcare delivery systems that positively impact outcomes and patient and provider satisfaction by improving the experience of human-machine interaction across the continuum of care.
Purpose: To identify emerging technologies and/or processes that positively impact healthcare by improving the care experience, improving individual and population health, and reducing costs.
Interoperability & Health Information Exchange
Purpose: To advance semantic interoperability and standards-based health IT systems that lead to meaningful health information exchange.
Purpose: To articulate a cohesive voice for the HIMSS Nursing Informatics Community, and to provide domain expertise, leadership and guidance to HIMSS activities, initiatives and collaborations with the global nursing informatics community.
Purpose: To provide domain expertise, leadership and guidance to HIMSS’ physician and medical informatics activities, initiatives and collaborations.
Privacy & Security
Purpose: To guide implementation of strategic initiatives that promote the privacy and security of healthcare information and management systems.
Purpose: The Professional Certification Committee administers the CPHIMS and CAHIMS certification programs. The Committee oversees the overall development and performance of the exams, reviews and refines test items, develops new editions of the exam, contributes to plans for marketing and promoting the certification, and provides consultation for maintenance of a quality program.
Purpose: To engage its members in developing tools, resources and content related to career services, workforce development and professional development of key health IT stakeholders while achieving HIMSS' strategic goals.
Purpose: To advance national health policy by working closely with the U.S. Congress, key federal decision makers, state legislatures and governments, and industry organizations to recommend policy, legislative and regulatory solutions that will improve health and population health through IT.
Quality, Cost and Safety
Purpose: To develop best practice guidance and policy recommendations for how to best leverage health IT to improve quality and safety outcomes for patients and reduce costs for hospitals and providers.
Purpose: To advance the integration of health informatics to transform education and practice, with a focus on better preparing the clinical workforce to use technology and informatics to improve the delivery of patient care.