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HIMSS Committees

Get Involved with HIMSS Committees!

Shape the future of health IT

Service on a HIMSS Committee-focused on specific settings and constituencies within health IT and key industry topics, is an excellent opportunity for professional development, networking and active engagement. 

The Annual Call for Committee Volunteers is currently closed.  The call will open again in January 2016.

Committees at HIMSS

Policy and Structure

HIMSS FY16 Committee Structure (PDF)
Committee, Task Force, & Work Group Policies (PDF)

"HIMSS volunteers share a vision to improve health through the best use of IT. Through robust engagement with more than 7,000 fabulous volunteers involved in our Committees, Task Forces, Roundtables, Chapters, and Work Groups, HIMSS educates and equips all stakeholders for their role in positively transforming the quality, safety, and cost-effectiveness of health and healthcare."-
Carla Smith, MA, CNM, FHIMSS, Executive Vice-President

Members in Action

Eric Raffin, FACHE, FHIMSS, Chief Information Officer, San Mateo County Health System

“I serve as the chair of the Annual Conference Education Committee (ACEC).”
Jim Younkin

Jim Younkin, Information Technology Director, Geisinger Health System

“As connectivity certification ramps up and health IT consumers demand better product interoperability, ...”
Jorge A. Ferrer MD, M.B.A, LSA

Jorge Ferrer, MD, M.B.A, LSA, Biomedical Informatician, Veterans Health Administration (VHA)

“Innovation has the potential to bring real value to the users affected by the technologies under development ...”

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