Tuesday, February 21 | 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Hyatt Regency Orlando | Plaza H
There is no additional charge to attend the Career Fair. Separate registration is required*
Whether you're new to the health IT field or seasoned professional, discover a wide range of resources to advance your career at the HIMSS17 Career Fair*. Attendees will have the opportunity to post their resume and connect with the top employers in health IT. The HIMSS17 Career Fair is a centralized location for recruiters, job seekers, consultants and others who contribute to the development of the health IT workforce. Meet one-on-one with hiring companies and recruiters.
Companies participating in the HIMSS17 Career Fair include: 4MEDPLUS Corporation, Allscripts, Blue Tree Network (online only), Cerner Corporation, Dignity Health, Epic, EU*US eHealth Work Project c/o Omni Micro Systems, Experian Health (online only), HealthTechS3 (ad only), Houston Methodist, Huron (ad only), Jupiter Medical Center, KPMG, Lakeland Regional Health, Lee Memorial, M*Modal, Memorial Hermann Health System, NextGen, Orlando Health, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), Philips, Premier Inc., S-cape (online only), Sectra, Skinner and Associates, Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (online only), UnitedHealth Group (online only), University of Virginia Health System (online only), UW Health - University of Wisconsin Health, Vidant Health, Vital (online only), and Yale Haven Health (online only). Please continue to check back as companies are added!
See agenda below for additional activities that will be going on throughout the day:
Post your resume and connect with top employers.
Register to find your next hire. HIMSS invites you to take part in the HIMSS17 Career Fair, held in conjunction with the 2017 HIMSS Conference & Exhibition. Connect with more than 40,000 HIMSS17 attendees. Participants include stakeholders from across a variety of settings, and health IT professionals, clinicians, and executives from around the world.
|Education Sessions | 10:00 am - 1:45 pm|
Industry professionals will share tips and advice related to developing and enhancing a career in health IT. Bring your questions and learn from some of the best in the business. Space is limited. First come, first seated basis.
|10:00 am - 10:45 am||Growing your Career in HIT|
Stefan Werdegar, Vice President Executive Search/Leadership Development, Coker Group
|11:00 am - 11:45 am||Taming the Career Roller Coaster: Mastering Professional Transitions with Confidence|
Dr. Jean Ann Larson, FACHE, LFHIMSS, FIISE, Leadership Development Officer, UAB Health System and School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham
|12:00 pm – 12:45 pm||The Importance of Continuing Professional Development: A Roadmap for Success|
JoAnn W. Klinedinst, M.Ed., CPHIMS, PMP, DES, FHIMSS, Vice President, Professional Development, HIMSS North America
|1:00 pm – 1:45 pm||Keeping Up, Disrupting Yourself, and Getting Ahead: A+ Career Strategies for High-Performing IT Professionals|
Santosh Mohan, MMCi, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, Chairperson, HIMSS Innovation Committee, Management Fellow, Stanford Health Care
|10:00 am – 5:00 pm||HIMSS Portrait Studio|
Do you need a new headshot for work, your CV, or social media profile? Get your professional photo taken for free at the HIMSS Portrait Studio located in tandem with the HIMSS17 Career Fair. Attendees will receive a digital photo after conference. Please stop by and bring your smile!
|10:00 am – 5:00 pm||Emerging Professionals Poster Sessions|
Explore a wide assortment of topical issues relevant to emerging professionals with these peer-reviewed poster sessions. The poster sessions will be displayed all day at the HIMSS17 Career Fair and is open to all attendees. The emerging professionals’ poster presenters will be available from 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm to discuss their posters with you and answer any questions you may have.
|2:00 pm - 4:00 pm||Resume Critiques|
Looking to get a second opinion on your resume? The HIMSS17 Career Fair will offer free resume critiques. Sign up will begin at 12:00 pm for “15-minute mini-sessions” to receive advice and recommended improvements for your resume from our professional resume experts Space is limited. Slots will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
|4:00 pm - 5:00 pm||Networking Reception|
The HIMSS17 Career Fair will host a networking reception for attendees and employers. This is a great opportunity to start building your professional network!
* Registration is required for the HIMSS17 Career Fair and is separate from your HIMSS17 Annual Conference and Exhibition registration. There is no additional charge to attend the Career Fair.