Regular Membership

Get connected to the HIMSS network of health information and technology professionals for access to key insights, best practices, and cutting edge education.


HIMSS offers a variety of educational opportunities including on-demand courses through the HIMSS Learning Center, live broadcast webinars, and in-person events.

Online Education

  • HIMSS Learning Center: Over 1,000 courses and sessions available.
  • Virtual Events: Year-round interactive education on hot industry topics.
  • Partner Programs: Advance your knowledge with a HIMSS Approved Education Partner.

On-site Education

  • HIMSS Annual Conference: Connect with over 40,000 of your peers, educators, policy shapers, and innovators.
  • Cybersecurity Forum - Explore lessons learned, current challenges, and the road ahead in the cybersecurity journey.
  • Regional events: Engage with local leaders on topics effecting your area.


CAHIMS: Is an entry-level certification that establishes a solid foundation to strengthen abilities, acquire more experience and advance a career path.

CPHIMS: Distinguish yourself and expand your career opportunities by validating your knowledge, competency and credibility.

Get involved -

  • Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
  • Committees, task forces and work groups
  • Professional Communities
  • HIMSS elected positions
  • Your local chapter


HIMSS Publications:

  • Capture Innovation
  • Clinical Informatics Insights
  • Business Edge (Archives)
  • HIMSS Weekly Insider
  • Information Xchange
  • Interoperability Showcase
  • JHIM Archives (The Journal of Healthcare Information Management)
  • TIGER Initiative
  • Women in Health IT

Industry news

Members receive complimentary access to hundreds of valuable resources and save on publications and events - including HIMSS20!

Regular membership in HIMSS is an individual's name and is non-transferrable; dues are renewed annually.

  • Membership for professionals in a vendor, consultant, pharma, payer, and other business solutions settings; $299
  • Membership for professionals in a healthcare provider organization, government, and affiliated healthcare settings; $199