Health IT Public Policy

Government Relations Team

Get answers to your government relations questions and connect to HIMSS members and chapters through the HIMSS Government Relations team. The team also assists members during their trips to Washington, DC.

  • Providing key data, background research, and value of health information technology (IT) and more
  • Responding to questions about past, current, and potential legislation or regulations related to health IT
  • Arranging site visits in your state or district, or in the Washington, DC area

HIMSS National Capital Area Office
4300 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 250
Arlington, VA 22203
(703) 562-8800
policy@himss.org

Members of the HIMSS Government Relations team include:

Tom Leary, MALA, CAE, FHIMSS
Vice President, Government Relations
(703) 562-8814
tleary@himss.org

Jeff Coughlin, MPP
Senior Director, Federal and State Affairs
(703) 562-8824
jcoughlin@himss.org

Samantha Burch
Senior Director, Congressional Affairs
(703) 562-8847
sbburch@himss.org