News and Announcements

February

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November

  • November 27, 2013

    Join us on Feb. 22 & 23, 2014, in Orlando, as we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the HIMSS Nursing Informatics Symposium.

  • November 27, 2013

    Access a library of knowledge for your entire organization in the palm of your hand—Introducing the HIMSS eBook Subscription Program.

  • November 12, 2013

    As you plan for HIMSS14, take note of what’s new at this year’s conference with insights in this blog post from HIMSS Vice President, Meeting Services, Karen Malone, and HIMSS Vice President Professional Development, JoAnn Klinedinst, CPHIMS, DES, PMP, FHIMSS.

  • November 11, 2013

    If you can’t attend the 2014 Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition in Orlando—or, if you are and want an even broader experience—then register for HIMSS14 Online, the interactive, web-based extension of HIMSS14.

  • November 5, 2013

    The CPHIMS Exam will once again be given at the 2014 Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition in Orlando. This year’s CPHIMS Exams will be held on February 25-26, with the Review Course scheduled for Sunday, February 23. If you are planning to earn your certification this year, through November 30 you can save between 20 percent and 30 percent off the review materials you need to help you prepare.

October

  • October 31, 2013

    Hillary Rodham Clinton, a former Secretary of State, U.S. Senator from New York and First Lady of the United States, will deliver the keynote address on Wednesday, February 26, at the 2014 Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition in Orlando.

  • October 24, 2013

    HIMSS honors Texas Health Resources located in Arlington, Texas as a winner of the 2013 Enterprise HIMSS Davies Award of Excellence. Since 1994, the Nicholas E. Davies Award has recognized excellence in the use of health information technology, specifically the use of the electronic health record (EHR) to successfully improve health care delivery processes and patient safety while achieving a demonstrated return on investment.

  • October 14, 2013

    Recognizing the ongoing contributions and leadership of HIMSS members who strive to advance the Society’s vision to improve health with information technology, HIMSS has extended the deadline until Oct. 22, for its annual awards recognizing significant professional contributions to the field of health IT.

  • October 10, 2013

    HIMSS Analytics recognized Novant Health, a four-state integrated network of physician clinics, outpatient facilities and medical centers, with its Stage 7 Ambulatory Award.

September

  • September 30, 2013

    HIMSS Analytics announced that Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, in Chicago, Ill., has received a Stage 7 Award. The award represents attainment of the highest level on the Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model? (EMRAM), which is used to track EMR progress at hospitals and health systems.

  • September 19, 2013

    HIMSS honors University of California-Davis Medical Center located in Sacramento, Calif. as a winner of the 2013 Enterprise HIMSS Davies Award of Excellence. Since 1994, the Nicholas E. Davies Award has recognized excellence in the use of health information technology, specifically the use of the electronic health record (EHR) to successfully improve health care delivery processes and patient safety while achieving a demonstrated return on investment.

  • September 10, 2013

    HIMSS Analytics recognizes Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minn., with its Stage 7 Award. The Stage 7 award represents attainment of the highest level on the Electronic Medical Records Adoption Model? (EMRAM), which is used to track EMR progress at hospitals and health systems.

August

  • August 8, 2013

    HIMSS Analytics announced that Centura Mercy Regional Medical Center (MRMC), in Durango, Colo., has received a Stage 7 award. The award represents attainment of the highest level on the Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model? (EMRAM), which is used to track EMR progress at hospitals and health systems.