HIMSS Emerging Professionals

Emerging Professionals Community

Our goal is to ensure Emerging Professionals have the resources necessary to launch and advance successful careers in Health IT.

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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.

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Learn how industry experts advanced their careers!

Upcoming Webinars & Events

Join us every second Friday of each month, 1:00 p.m. Eastern / 12:00 p.m. Central

NEW – Healthcare Information Technology Industry: Navigating Your Careers Through Foreign Waters

Friday, December 12, 2014 | 12:00 – 1:00 pm Central

Mary Beth C. LaBelle | President | Crescendo Business Alliance

The HIT Industry is nothing like any other. As a ship navigates, your ship is going to venture into the unknown waters of HIT. A different approach will be necessary. This session will open up your minds to navigating a career in HIT.

  • What may seem logical in Banking, Retail or Pharma, does not apply in HIT. Understand the difference in the HIT Industry
  • Learn how to leverage your current knowledge to access a career in the HIT Industry
  • Learn what soft and hard skills are needed to be successful

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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).

Download CAHIMS Tracking for Emerging Professionals Webinars July 2014 - June 2015

Download CPHIMS Tracking for Emerging Professionals Webinars July 2014 - June 2015

Quarterly Master Class Series

Seasoned professionals in the healthcare IT industry share personal “pearls” we all can learn from. Get the inside scoop on how they advanced to where they are today!

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