HIMSS Chapter HIE Liaison

HIMSS Chapter HIE Liaisons serve in a strategic role, leveraging their local, regional and state knowledge with HIMSS national activities focused around the promotion of healthcare information technology (HIT) and the deployment of health information exchange organizations. In turn, HIMSS Chapters may leverage HIMSS national activities with their grassroots activities. The HIMSS Chapter HIE Liaison is a chapter appointed position.

To qualify for the role of Chapter HIE Liaison, you should be an active chapter member who:

  • has a passionate interest in and/or involvement with HIO/HIE initiative activities
  • can engage and lead HIO/HIE initiative activities within their chapter
  • can represent their local, regional and state HIO and HIE initiatives activities within HIMSS national activities

Chapter HIE Liaison Role:

Be a Chapter Connector at the Local & National Levels

At the Chapter Level:

Serve as your Chapter’s HIE leader!

  • Be the Chapter’s HIE point of contact
  • Identify the Chapter’s HIE topics of interest and ACT!

Monitor HIE activities at your local, regional and state level

  • Know the key players (State CIO, State Level HIE, RECs, Beacons, etc.)
  • Keep your Chapter informed on HIE/HIO activities

Engage in Chapter HIE educational programming

  • Identify Chapter HIE-focused meetings & networking opportunities
  • Leverage HIMSS National & Regional activities

Participate in Chapter relationship building across your state

At HIMSS National Level:

Attend HIMSS Chapter Advocate Roundtable (CAR) monthly calls

  • Represent HIE at the grassroots local level
  • Third Friday of each month at 12:00 Eastern

Participate in HIMSS HIE content volunteer opportunities

  • Share your experience and knowledge at the national level

Leverage HIMSS national HIE content resources with Chapter activities

Contact:

Mari Greenberger, Director, Informatics at mgreenberger@himss.org / (312) 915-9201.

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