Early Careerists Community

The HIMSS Early Careerists Community offers you the tools, resources and guidance you need to become a part of the next generation of Health IT professionals.

Do you have five years or less work experience in health IT? Join us for free webinars, information sharing, new ideas and practical solutions. We'll help you build a solid foundation for strengthening your abilities, acquiring more experience and advancing along your health IT career path.

Participate - Webinars & Activities

Learn how industry experts advanced their careers!

Upcoming Webinars & Events

Getting started with a Health IT Career? Our Early Careerists Webinar Series will give you the tools you need to grow your expertise in the exciting field of healthcare technology. Register now for one of the upcoming webinars:

NEW! Making Strategic Sense of MACRA

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Central

Delve into understanding how MACRA affects your organization, while strategically assessing how the newly proposed Quality Payment Program changes could translate into dollars for your physicians.  

  • Shed light on 2018 proposed rule nuances and how they affect differing providers
  • Assess QPP exemption opportunities for 2018 reporting
  • Consider implications of not participating
  • Discuss how to optimize data analytics for reporting success
  • Create a strategic roadmap for multi-year reporting

Speaker
Joncé Smith, Vice President of Revenue Cycle Management, Stoltenberg Consulting, Inc.

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Health IT Continuing Education Hours for CPHIMS and CAHIMS

*These program are approved for up to 1.0 continuing education (CE) hours for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the Certified Professional in Healthcare Information & Management Systems (CPHIMS) and Certified Associate in Healthcare Information & Management Systems (CAHIMS).

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HIMSS Early Careerists Articles

Informaticists Interpret Data into Improvements in Patient Care - published July 17, 2017

How to Break Into the Health IT Field - published June 29, 2017

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