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  • Benefit summary listed under "Benefits of Regular Membership" below

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Benefits of Regular Membership

HIMSS offers a variety of educational opportunities including on-demand courses through the eLearning Academy, live broadcast webinars, and in-person events.

Online Education

  • eLearning Academy: Over 1,000 courses and sessions available.
  • Virtual Events: Year-round interactive education on hot industry topics.
  • Health Informatics Training System (HITS): New to the industry? This self-directed course will provide you baseline to begin your career.
  • Partner Programs: Earn a certificate from one of HIMSS partner universities.

On-site Education

  • HIMSS Annual Conference: Connect with over 35,000 of your closest peers, educators, policy shapers, and innovators.
  • mHealth Summit: Learn from leaders across the mHealth ecosystem.
  • Regional events: Engage with local leaders on topics effecting your area.


CAHIMS: Is an entry-level certification that establishes a solid foundation to strengthen abilities, acquire more experience and advance a career path.

CPHIMS: Distinguish yourself and expand your career opportunities by validating your knowledge, competency and credibility.

Participate in:

  • Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
  • Committees, task forces and work groups
  • Professional Communities
  • HIMSS elected positions
  • HIMSS+1
  • Your local chapter


HIMSS Newsletters and Journal:

  • Clinical Informatics Insights
  • Business Edge
  • Health IT Policy Update
  • Healthcare IT News
  • Information Xchange
  • HIMSS Weekly Insider
  • Mobile Hot Spot
  • HIMSS Monthly Insider
  • JHIM (The Journal of Healthcare Information Management)

Resource Library

Our industry leaders are developing the resources you need to make sound strategic decisions.

What is the value of health IT?

Accountable Care
Health Business Solutions - Medical Banking
HIMSS Health IT Value Suite
Medical Practice Information Systems - Ambulatory, Community Health
Mobile Health IT
Quality & Patient Safety - Clinical Decision Support, Pay for Performance
Patient Engagement - Patient Portals, PHRs, Social Media
Payers & Health Plans

How is technology driving health care reform?

Clinical & Business Intelligence
Clinical Informatics - Clinical Engineers, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacy & Physician
Electronic Health Record (EHR)
Health Information Exchange (HIE)
ICD-10 Transition
Mobile Health IT

How are our members guiding transformation?

Health IT Body of Knowledge - Basic Introduction to HIT
Health IT Policy - Congressional & Federal Affairs, Advocacy Tools
Interoperability & Standards
Management Engineering & Process Improvement
Meaningful Use -Incentives for Eligible Hospitals, Professionals
Privacy & Security