JoAnn Klinedinst


Vice President, Professional Development

Areas of Expertise

  • Career and workforce development
  • Lifelong learning, education and training
  • Professional certification

Recent Press Coverage

Social Media

Committees/Panel/Association Participation

  • Advisory Member, Loyola University Healthcare Administration External Advisory Board
  • Foundation Member, Grand View Health
  • Member, CAHME Substantive Change Work Group

Areas of Interest

  • Talent development
  • Project management
  • Process analysis and redesign

Points of View

Transforming the digital health ecosystem so that everyone, everywhere has access to affordable, outcomes-driven healthcare is paramount. Through our combined efforts with our stakeholders, HIMSS must continually strive to disseminate thought leadership and best practices for all to benefit locally, regionally and globally.

By leveraging best practices of organizations that have achieved the HIMSS Davies Award of Excellence and Stage 7 of various HIMSS Maturity Models, HIMSS can continue to celebrate those who truly make a difference in the delivery of healthcare. By having a focus on the continuous improvement of healthcare delivery to all people, everywhere, our populations will benefit.