DMG is now offering the benefits of HIMSS membership to all of its staff through the HIMSS Organizational Affiliate program.
HIMSS, or the Health Information Management Systems Society, is the worldwide professional organization for Healthcare Information Technology professionals. HIMSS North America provides thought leadership, community building, professional development, public policy and events to over 68,000 individuals, 630 corporations and 450 non-profit organizations throughout the US and Canada.
Organizational affiliation benefits include unlimited memberships, access to the HIMSS Online Learning Center, unlimited registrations to virtual events, discounted pricing on certification exams as well as discounts on analytics and eBooks.
HIMSS Members are eligible to participate in networking, education and advocacy activities through committees, communities of interest, roundtables and special interest groups.
DMG has been involved in HIMSS both Nationally and at the local level through the volunteer efforts of DMG IT over the past 4 years. DMG’s CIO, Jeff Weil, has been serving on the HIMSS Arizona Board for the past 3 years and was recently elected to the position of President-Elect. In this role, he will serve as an officer of the chapter until he takes over the presidency in July 2019.
Cora Blouch, DMG’s Marketing and Communications Administrator, has been serving as a Social Media Director on the Marketing Committee since July 2017.