Alex Azar Nominated to be Next Secretary of Health and Human Services

HIMSS congratulates Alex Azar on his nomination as the next Secretary of Health and Human Services. As Mr. Azar navigates the confirmation process, HIMSS expects to work closely with him and the HHS team to ensure that health information and technology remain vital enablers of healthcare transformation. Innovation, interoperability, cybersecurity, and active engagement of consumers, caregivers, and providers will enhance our ability to delivery on the promise of 21st Century, value-based healthcare.