About HIMSS

Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society

About HIMSS

HIMSS is a global advisor and thought leader supporting the transformation of health through the application of information and technology. As a mission driven non-profit, HIMSS provides thought leadership, community building, public policy, professional/ workforce development and engaging events to bring forward the voice of our members. HIMSS encompasses more than 70,000 global individual members, 630 corporate members, and over 450 non-profit organizations. Thousands of volunteers work through HIMSS to leverage the innovation of digital health to improve both the health of individuals and populations, as well as the quality, cost-effectiveness and access of healthcare.

HIMSS innovation companies offer a unique breadth and depth of expertise and capabilities to support healthcare systems and market suppliers. HIMSS designs and leverages key data assets, guides operations and clinical practice through predictive analytics tools and maturity models to advise global leaders, stakeholders and influencers of best practices in health information and technology, so they have the right information at the point of decision.

Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, HIMSS serves the global health information and technology communities with focused operations across North America, Europe, United Kingdom, Middle East and Asia Pacific.

HIMSS19

The 2019 HIMSS Global Conference & Exhibition, February 11–15, 2019 in Orlando, is the leading health information and technology conference, bringing together 45,000+ professionals from 90+ countries for the education, innovation and collaboration they need to transform health through information and technology – all at one time, all in one place. Choose from 300+ education sessions, 1,300+ vendors, hundreds of special programs and endless networking events. Learn more about HIMSS19

HIMSS Vision

Better health through information and technology.

HIMSS Mission

Globally, lead endeavors optimizing health engagements and care outcomes through information and technology.

Board of Directors

HIMSS Board members are leaders in the field of healthcare information technology—top executives in both vendor companies and healthcare provider systems--who serve a three-year term to help grow and lead the industry.

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Foundation

HIMSS Foundation is the philanthropic arm dedicated to inspiring charitable giving, research, education and to encourage management and application of healthcare technology.

Partners

As an industry leader, HIMSS partners with other key organizations in the healthcare industry, collaborations that extend your reach as a member.