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From one year to another, my experience at the HIMSS Conference gets more and more fascinating not only because of the unique educational offerings but because of the communities created within the organization and the impact they have toward the advancement of health information technology to help improve healthcare. HIMSS18 was very special for me for two reasons:

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Sept. 10, 2019) — The Indiana chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) is hosting a public competition intended to uncover new ways to improve health outcomes for Indiana mothers and infants. In support of Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb’s OB Navigator program, competitors in the Healthy Mom + Baby Datapalooza are challenged to create a data analysis or visualization solution using de-identified datasets on maternal health and infant mortality.

We are beyond ecstatic to share that your Indiana Chapter of HIMSS has been awarded the HIMSS Medium Chapter the year.

Full story at http://www.himss.org/news/educating-connecting-leading-recognizing-our-outstanding-chapters

January 18, 2018

 

On Wednesday, October 12, 2017 HIMSS released a Call to Action focused on achieving nationwide, ubiquitous, secure electronic exchange of health information.

Indiana HIMSS' Charles (Chuck) Christian Named Among Top 50 HIT Leaders for 2017 by Health Data Management.

Full story at https://www.healthdatamanagement.com/list/leading-healthcare-it-experts

December 22, 2016

Congratulations to Indiana HIMSS' Charles (Chuck) Christian who was awarded the 2017 CHIME Outstanding Service Award!

Full story at https://chimecentral.org/chime-honors-indiana-hie-vp-chuck-christian-outstanding-service-award/

This Fall 2019 Indiana HIMSS has several events and exciting opportunitites for you to netwrok, learn and participate. For more details Summer 2019 Newsletter

The Indiana HIMSS Chapter sponsored a screening of “No Matter Where” at the Keystone Arts Cinema on February 8, 2016. The over 100 attendees watched as the movie conveyed the importance of the Health Information Exchange (HIE) in improving patient care.
Pivot Point Consulting, a national healthcare IT consulting company, is awarded KLAS ranking for Clinical Implementation Supportive.
Mother and daughter veterans are awarded a HIMSS Conference registration from the HIMSS Veterans Career Service. Furthermore, the Indiana HIMSS chapter is proud to have awarded the daughter a HIMSS conference travel honorarium, which included air transportation.
With a nod to Apple and its famous 1997 TV spot, which highlighted doers and dreamers in all fields of endeavor who colored outside the lines, we put the spotlight on just five of the many 'crazy ones' who are helping transform health IT in new and unique ways.