Non-Profit Partner Membership

Non-Profit Partner (NPP) Membership is designed for non-profit organizations and professional associations that share HIMSS’ objectives to transform health through the effective and efficient implementation of information technology. Benefits of this complimentary membership include an individual membership for an executive from the NPP Member’s organization, top notch education, HIMSS news and research, as well as countless collaboration and networking opportunities.

We invite Non-Profits that share the HIMSS Mission to apply for this complimentary membership! Please check that your organization meets the eligibility requirements, and complete the application below that best meets your organization's description:

In order to be eligible for Non-Profit Partner Membership, your organization must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a not-for-profit.
  • Be a professional or trade society or have an interest or stake in healthcare IT related topics.
  • Have an organization mission similar to HIMSS.
  • Not be in the business of providing or selling healthcare related services.*
  • Not be in the business of developing or selling healthcare information technology products.**
  • Must have a valid website.

*If your organization is in the business of providing these services, check out Corporate Membership.

**If your organization is a healthcare providers and academic organizations, check out the Organizational Affiliate program.

  • National Health IT Week is a Partner-driven awareness week focusing on the value of healthcare IT. This weeklong celebration brings together healthcare providers, non-profit organizations, corporations and many others working together to transform health. NPPs have the opportunity to be an official NHIT Week Partner, as well as participate in events and activities across the nation. Contact with questions.
  • Event Collaborations - HIMSS hosts multiple events throughout the year in which we collaborate with Non-Profit Partners for a mutual exchange of benefits. If you would like to collaborate on an event, contact Jessie Bird at or 312-915-9202.
  • Custom Opportunities - HIMSS can work with you to develop education or other targeted resources. Just a few examples include webinars, educational toolkits, white papers, and more. Contact us to learn more.

Thank you to Non-Profit Partners who’ve committed their support to National Health IT (NHIT) Week, September 26-30, 2016!

View Association and Non-Profit NHIT Week Partners.  Partners will be hosting activities, sharing #IHeartHIT Stories, and more during the week. Mark your calendar for NHIT Week Partner events:

Wednesday, September 28th
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm CT
Informatics: Supporting Healthcare and Critical Decision Making 
AHIMA Webinar

Wednesday, September 28th
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm ET
2016 NHIT Week Reception and Awards Ceremony
American College of Surgeons (Rooftop Terrace)
20 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001

Thursday, September 29
11:00 am - 1:30 pm CT
NeHII Annual Meeting Review Webinar
Nebraska Health Information Initiative (NeHII) Webinar

See the complete list of NHIT Week events