News & Publications
We are pleased to announce the 2019 HIMSS Scholarship Program. The HIMSS NYS Chapter scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to undergraduate and graduate college students.
The submission deadline date for the scholarship is May 1, 2019. The scholarship recipients will be announced prior to the New York State annual Mini-HIMSS conference in June. Click the following link for additional information about the HIMSS NYS scholarship: http://nys.himsschapter.org/chapter-scholarship
Take a break from the madness in Orlando and join your local colleagues for lunch!
Don't miss our guest speaker Denise Hines, DHA, PMP, FHIMSS, Chief Americas Officer, HIMSS
February 12, 11:00am, EST - 1:00pm, EST
With Thanksgiving upon us, the Leadership of the NYS HIMSS Chapter wishes you and yours a very Happy Thanksgiving! May you spend this Holiday with those who you are close to and take a moment to give thanks for all we have!
The Leadership of the NYS HIMSS Chapter
New York State HIMSS Chapter won the 2018 U.S. National Health IT Week Advocacy Challenge!
The New Jersey and Delaware Valley Chapters of HIMSS are thrilled to announce our 11th Annual Fall Conference, “Healthcare: a new day, a new parAdIgm”.
August 1, 6:00pm, EDT - 8:00pm, EDT
1301 Ave. of the Americas
New York, New York
Non-member Price: $25.00
Member Price: $25.00
An Enterprise Data Foundation is Crucial to Become a Data Driven Organization
The Leadership of the NYS Chapter of HIMSS has agreed to expand the number of Board positions by two (2) bringing our total representation to nine (9) individuals. The NYS Chapter held an election for the Member-At-Large (2 positions) and Treasurer position. The terms for each position is two years.
Thank you for paticipating in the vote for Treasurer. The election results are in and we are happy to announce Theodore Kim will be the new NYS Chapter Treasurer! Congratulations to everyone for your particpation and we wish Theo lots of luck is his new role.
October 8th – 12th is NYS Health IT Week
|NYS Chapter Security Webinar|
The HIMSS New York State Chapter is now receiving nominations for the Treasurer's position. Nominations are open until Monday, April 9, 2018 and voting for the election of this position will be open from Monday, April 30, 2018 until Monday, May 7, 2018. The term for this position is two years; from July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2020.
New York State Chapter HIMSS 2018 Scholarship Announcement
Dear NYS Chapter HIMSS Community,
We are pleased to announce the 2018 HIMSS Scholarship Program. The HIMSS NYS Chapter scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to undergraduate and graduate college students.
11:00am - 1:00pm Tuesday, March 6
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
Join the New Jersey and New York Chapters of HIMSS for their HIMSS18 Chapter Reception! You must register for this free event. Follow the registration link below!
The NYS HIMSS Chapter is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 Educational Scholarships:
- Nicole Hungate, Graduate Student: $2,500
- Salvatore Volpe, Undergraduate Student: $1,500
Leading Organizations through an Era of Change
When? Monday June 19th
Where? Yankee Stadium
Some of our featured speakers include:
NYS Health Information Technology Week is October 2nd – 6th, 2017
Thank you to all who put their names forward to serve as HIMSS NYS Chapter Officers. As it turned out, after the nomination period closed all positions were running unopposed. In accordance with Article VI-Section 3(b) of our by-laws: “Officers shall be elected by secret ballot except when there is only one candidate for an ofﬁce, in which case the Chapter Board President shall call for election of the candidate, by acclimation.” The Chapter President and Board of Directors approved the slate of candidates by acclimation at their meeting on Friday, May 12, 2013.
HIMSS NYS Scholarship Co-Chairs Announce Committee Members & Volunteers
Dear HIMSS NYS Community,
This Thursday! April 27th, 8AM-Noon
@ Faculty House, Columbia University
Call for Nominations
The New York State Chapter is now receiving nominations for the following Chapter Officers listed below. Nominations are open until Monday, May 8, 2017; voting for the election of officers will be open from Monday, May 15, 2017 until Monday, May 29, 2017. The term for all positions is two years; from July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2019.
HIMSS NYS Chapter President Announces Scholarship Committee Co-Chairs: Dr. Patricia Hale, Carmen McCoy, and Keith Weiner
I am pleased to announce Dr. Patricia Hale, Carmen McCoy, and Keith Weiner will serve as our chapter’s Scholarship Committee Co-Chairs!
To all members,
The HIMSS/HFMA/Digital Rochester Session event has been postponed. A new date will be announced soon.
April 20, 8:00am, EDT - 5:00pm, EDT
Monroe Golf Club
155 Golf Avenue, Pittsford, NY 14534
Non-member Price: $100.00
Member Price: $75.00
8:00 a.m. Registration
9:15 a.m. Session with lunch provided midway
4:00 p.m. Networking/Cocktail – sponsored by Winthrop Resources
Featured Speakers and Topics
Call For Volunteers!!
The NYS HIMSS Chapter is once again holding the scholarship program for graduate and undergraduate level students. Last year, the Chapter awarded two scholarships to a graduate ($2,500) and an undergraduate ($1,500) level student. We are seeking volunteers to read and score essays submitted by scholarship entrants.
Population Health Information Technology (PHIT): From the Bedside to the Community
This event will address the timely and major concerns to both healthcare and information technology practitioners, students, and healthcare consumers because of the many changes that are happening and anticipated to occur in the healthcare system.
The New York Academy of Medicine
1216 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10029
Special Guest Moderator:
All NYS Chapter members are invited to join our next Nursing Committee meeting on Tuesday, February 14th at 5pm ET.
Michelle R. Troseth, MSN, RN, DPNAP, FAAN, Chief Professional Practice Officer, Elsevier Clinical Solutions will present The Role of Evidence-Based Practice and Informatics
Dear HIMSS NYS Chapter Member,
The HIMSS NYS Chapter Board of Directors has proposed amending our Chapter’s current Bylaws.
Our proposed amended Bylaws requires adoption by a two-thirds vote of the chapter’s voting members casting votes and written approval of the HIMSS Board of Directors as referenced in Article XII Bylaw Amendments in our currently approved Bylaws.
Dear HIMSS New York State Chapter Member,
Register today at a reduced price for:
Health Care Reform. Where are we in New York State?
November 16, 5:30pm - 9:00pm, Revolution Hall, Troy, NY
Member Price: $20.00
Non-member Price: $45.00
Student Price: $10.00
We hope you have had a great summer at both work and play! Now as our thoughts turn to fall, be sure to mark the following dates on the calendar for these NYS HIMSS events.
Don't miss miniHIMSS: HIT Changing the Game, this Thursday, June 16th at Yankee Stadium. Join your colleagues for a full day of speakers, lunch, a CISO panel session followed by options for a stadium tour! Don't miss this chance to network with health IT leaders from across the region.