HIMSS joins forces with leading industry partners to shape the future of healthcare technology!

Alliance for Nursing Informatics (ANI)

Cosponsored by AMIA & HIMSS, ANI represents thousands of nurses and bring together nursing informatics groups that function separately at local, regional, national and international levels. Our vision is to transform health and health care through nursing informatics. Our mission is to advance nursing informatics practice, education, policy and research through a unified voice of nursing informatics organizations.

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American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN)

AACN, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit association, is more than the world's largest specialty nursing organization-an expectional community of acute and critical care nurses offering unwavering professional and personal support in pursuit of the best possible patient care.

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American Association of Nurse Practioners (AANP)

As the Voice of the Nurse Practitioner®, AANP represents the interests of more than 222,000 NPs around the country, advocating for the active role of NPs as providers of high-quality, cost-effective, comprehensive, patient-centered health care. The mission of AANP is to empower all nurse practitioners to advance quality health care through practice, education, advocacy, research and leadership.

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National Association of School Nurses (NASN)

Through its history, NASN has emerged to lead the transformation of school health. Partnering with national health organizations, NASN continues to strengthen its membership, develop educational programs, resources, and research, and influence stakeholders support for school nursing through advocacy. NASN supports school nurse objectices by publishing issue briefs and position statements on subjects affecting student health and school nursing to keep members updated on aspects affecting their school communities.

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National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN)

National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) is an independent, not-for-profit organization through which boards of nursing act and counsel together on matters of common interest and concern affecting public health, safety and welfare, including the development of nursing licensure examinations.

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Nursing 2017

Nursing 2014 is an award-winning, how-to journal that provides practical information for all nurses. This peer-review journal is nursing's first choice for updates on a comprehensive range of nursing topics, including clinical and professional information on drugs, diseases, nursing care strategies, and legal/ethical issues. The journal's dedication to clinical excellence ensure nurses receive the latest expert advice for their fast-changing profession.

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Nursing Management

Nursing Management is the leading journal for current and aspiring nurse leaders. Focusing on management and leadership trends as they affect the nursing sector, Nursing Management provides trusted advice for senior managers, nurses in leadership roles and aspiring nurse leaders across all disciplines.

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TIGER Initiative Foundation

The TIGER Community is led by the HIMSS TIGER Steering Committee which is charged with providing domain expertise, leadership and guidance to activities, initiatives, and collaborations within the interprofessional community.


  • Reforming clinician education curriculum through the integration of IT, information literacy, informatics and the infusion of technologies for learning in a robust Virtual Learning Environment.
  • Developing and implementing learning innovations; fostering faculty development and ensuring universities and providers have the necessary health IT education infrastructure.
  • Identifying, modeling and implementing collaborative partnerships among public and private academic enterprises to launch a graduate student intern Informatics Scholar Program.
  • Increasing faculty and student acceptance and understanding of health IT technology through education and training, incentives and necessary supports.

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