Non-Profit Partner Membership

Non-Profit Partner (NPP) Membership is designed for non-profit professional associations, trade groups, and others that share HIMSS’ objectives to reform the global health ecosystem through the power of information and technology. Just a few benefits of this complimentary membership include:

  • Complimentary individual membership for a senior staff member, providing discounts on events, participation in communities, and more.
  • Access to top notch education for your staff and membership.
  • Special collaboration opportunities for your organization.

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 information and technology 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.

  • U.S. National Health IT Week is a Partner-driven awareness week focusing on catalyzing change in healthcare. 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 custom collaborations around education or other targeted resources. Just a few examples include webinars, educational toolkits, white papers, and more. Contact us to learn more.