Global Certification Board for Healthcare Information and Management Systems (GCB4HIT)

Purpose

The Global Certification Board for Healthcare Information and Management Systems (GCB4HIT) administers the HIMSS certification programs and designs the exams. This group oversees performance of the exams, reviews and refines test items, develops new editions of the exams, contributes to plans for marketing and promoting the certifications, and provides consultation for maintenance of  quality programs.

Members

 

Robert Stillman, RN, MA, BSN, CPHIMS
Director of Clinical Informatics
The James, The Ohio State University Comprehensive

Chair

 
 

Tony Black, CAHIMS
Executive Cloud Migration Architect
IBM

 
 

Susan Demorsky, RHIA, CPHIMS
Information Services Group Manager of Revenue Cycle and Clinical Applications
Children's Health Services of Texas

 
 

Jaydeep Ghosh, CAHIMS

 
 

David Lafferty, CPHIMS, CHCIO
Executive Vice President/ CIO
Tidewater Health Systems, Inc.

 
 

Tomi Lilly, CAHIMS
IT Specialist
Veterans Administration

 
 

Patricia Mook, CAHIMS, MS, NEA-BC, RN
CNIO
Inova Health System

 
 

Ernest Sarrias Ramis, CPHIMS, MBA, MD, MPH, PhD

 
 

Kimberly Rayfield, CPHIMS, MSN, RN-BC

 
 

Eli Tarlow, CHCIO, CPHIMS, FHIMSS

 

HIMSS Staff Liaison

Lesley Phillips
Director of Professional Certification Products
(703) 722-0580