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HIMSS-SIIM Enterprise Imaging Community

The HIMSS-SIIM Enterprise Imaging Community connects clinicians and health information and technology professionals to advance imaging strategies. It is open to individuals with membership in HIMSS or the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM).

Be part of the community today to:

  • Advance your professional development with targeted education
  • Grow your connections through networking
  • Collaborate to advance global imaging strategies

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About SIIM

The Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) is the leading professional healthcare organization representing the interests and goals of all who contribute to the medical imaging community. In a rapidly changing world of imaging technologies and information management, SIIM seeks to:

  • Spearhead research, education and innovative solutions
  • Advance medical imaging informatics
  • Enable the best use of medical images throughout the healthcare enterprise
  • Improve the delivery and quality of patient care

How can you participate?

Any individual with membership in HIMSS or SIIM may join the community. Members include hospital system executive leaders, clinical informaticists, radiologists, cardiologists, imaging vendors, IT professionals, certified imaging informatics professionals and more. To join:

HIMSS members

  • Log in to your HIMSS Membership Profile and drop down to "My Account"
  • Hover over "My Involvement," then select "Participation"
  • Scroll down to "Edit Participations" and add the HIMSS-SIIM Enterprise Imaging Community

SIIM members

Our Resources

Workgroups
Participate in a variety of workgroups that explore specific initiatives based on timely topics—including photo documentation, clinical interactive multimedia, data standards in interoperability and more. More information about our workgroups is available to community members.

Webinars
Expand your knowledge on the latest medical imaging topics in support of the enterprise imaging community through live and on-demand webinars. Explore our collection now.

Roundtables
Discuss challenges and solutions during quarterly roundtables, where community leaders, workgroup co-chairs and other members share their experiences and answer questions. More information about our roundtables is available to community members.

Digital Imaging Adoption Model (DIAM)
In the complex and continuously evolving environment of hospital imaging departments and imaging centers, there is a distinct need to deliver medical imaging securely, through the right channel, with the right context, at the right time, to the right person. Numerous changes from the move to value-based care and increased use of mobile devices are impacting the way we use digital imaging.

Identify and adopt the right digital strategy and improve health outcomes for patients with the Digital Imaging Adoption Model (DIAM) from HIMSS—developed with the support of SIIM, the European Society of Radiology (ESR), and the European Society of Medical Imaging Informatics (EUSOMII). Learn more about the DIAM.

White Papers
Discover a wide range of enterprise imaging white papers authored by experts from academic institutions, community hospitals and vendors. Download these complimentary white papers from the Journal of Digital Imaging.

HIMSS Resource Center
Explore a vast body of health information and technology knowledge in the HIMSS Resource Center. Dive into our library of solutions, tools and resources for professional development.

Have a question?

If you have questions or suggestions, please email us.

Dawn Cram, (RT)(R)(M), CIIP
Managing Partner      
The Gordian Knot Group, LLC                 

Kimberley Garriott         
Chief Innovation Officer
NetApp Healthcare

Christopher Roth, MD, MMCI, CPHIMS, CIIP       
Vice Chair of Radiology for Information Technology and Clinical Informatics
Duke University                         

Alexander Towbin, MD
Associate Chief, Clinical Operations and Informatics
Neil D. Johnson Chair, Radiology Informatics
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center