6 Ways to Stay Involved After National Nurses Week


It was a pretty incredible National Nurses Week.

And although the infographics, videos and hashtags will soon fade into the socialsphere, there are plenty of ways to stay involved in the important conversations started during the week.

1. Attend an Event or Webinar
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Explore a variety of health IT and nursing informatics topics at one of the webinars or in-person events regularly hosted by HIMSS and its communities.

View upcoming events and webinars
Listen to archived nursing informatics webinars

2. Become a HIMSS Member
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HIMSS is a global voice, advisor and thought leader of health transformation through health information and technology. By becoming a HIMSS member, you gain access to educational resources, can advance your leadership experience and have the opportunity to connect with a network of industry professionals. Learn more

Join the Nursing Informatics Community

The Nursing Informatics Community is a growing professional community of more than 8,000+ nurse leaders. As a member, you’ll connect with nursing informatics professionals and discuss emerging trends and hot topics within the industry on topics like clinical informatics, informatics practice, leadership and national initiatives. Learn more

Join the HIMSS Nursing Informatics Education & Networking Task Force

Members of the HIMSS Nursing Informatics Education & Networking Task Force develop and host educational webinars and networking opportunities in support of the HIMSS Nursing Informatics Community. The task force values diverse perspectives and encourages varying viewpoints, facilitated through a respectful exchange of ideas. Objectives are achieved through communication, information sharing and collaboration through a monthly meeting via teleconference. Contact us at to learn more.

3. Contribute to the #Nurses4HIT Conversation
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Share how nursing informatics is helping the industry innovate and positively impact care delivery by using #Nurses4HIT when posting to your social media channels.

4. Learn More about Nursing Informatics
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Nurse informaticists, nurses who combine their skills in patient care with their knowledge of information and technology, make a difference by developing data-driven approaches to care, creating innovative, safe solutions for patients and providers, and by using their voices to change the healthcare landscape. Learn more in our Resource Library

5. Like, Follow and Subscribe
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Stay in the loop by following our Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter accounts.

Follow the Online Journal of Nursing Informatics

Powered by the HIMSS Foundation and the HIMSS Nursing Informatics Community, the Online Journal of Nursing Informatics is a free, international, peer-reviewed publication that is published three times a year and supports all functional areas of nursing informatics. Learn more

Subscribe to a HIMSS Newsletter

Covering topics from clinical informatics to women in health IT, HIMSS newsletters offer regular insight into the world of HIMSS. Learn more

Subscribe to the HIMSS Weekly Nursing Informatics Community Newsletter

This newsletter, for members only, explores events, hot topics and virtual sessions catered to the nursing informatics profession. To subscribe, become a HIMSS member and indicate that you would like to be a part of the Nursing Informatics Community. For more information, email

6. Support Our Partners
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HIMSS is partners with many nursing groups that, together, are helping to shape the future of healthcare technology. Learn more about these organizations