HIMSS Approved Education Partners (AEP): An Overview

Thursday, April 20 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM CT
North Building, Level 3 | Hall B | HIMSS Connect

Are you looking for additional opportunities to showcase the many ways your organization is transforming healthcare by educating the talent pipeline? Obtaining designation as a partner in the HIMSS Approved Education Partner (AEP) program demonstrates that your organization meets or exceeds HIMSS’ quality educational programming standards and delivers world-class, effective health information and technology training and education. A seal of approval from HIMSS shines a worldwide spotlight on the innovative learning objectives your program focuses on. Organizations that benefit from the prestige and global attention of the HIMSS AEP designation may be found in academia, consulting firms, vendor organizations, and others within the non-profit and for-profit sectors. Join us and learn more about how we can bring additional recognition to your program through the HIMSS Approved Education Partner program.

Learning Objectives

  • Define the HIMSS AEP program
  • Discuss the benefits organizations can expect by participating in the program
  • Recognize current AEPs in the program and hear from two current program participants who will define the value proposition of the program
Healthcare Financial/Administrative Professional, Professor/Academician


Gina Pope, RN, CNOR, LSSGB
Program Manager, Professional Development
Natalie Conklin
Assistant Director, Health Informatics/Healthcare Analytics Graduate Programs
University of South Florida
Patricia MacTaggart, MMA, MBA, CAHIMS
Program Director/Teaching Instructor