Health IT Book Club
The HIMSS NY State Chapter Health IT Book Club is an opportunity for active members to read interesting books as a group and discuss them online through a WebEx discussion.
Frequently Asked Questions
- What is the expected time commitment for the club?
There will be a 1 year commitment overall however we expect each book to take an average of 6 hours to read.
- How often will books be read, and what are the expectations?
The group will complete a book every two months (six books per year). Books will be selected based on the interests of members, captured through online survey between each period.
- Is there any cost to participate?
No, however in order to join the book club, you must be an active HIMSS member.
- How do I obtain the assigned books?
Books should be obtained by the participants; either through purchase or from their local libraries.
- How do book club discussions work?
The book club will be completely online so people can participate from work, home or traveling. A WebEx link and telephone number will be provided to members prior to the scheduled book club discussion. The book club discussion will be recorded for viewing at a later date.