MI HIMSS Chapter - Save the Date for HIMSS19 Reception

There is no time like the present to save the date!  We look forward to seeing you in Orlando.


In the News….

Please join us in congratulating Michigan Chapter member, Cynthia Green-Edwards. who is the recipient of the HIMSS State Official of the Year Award.

Ms. Green-Edwards, Chief Compliance Officer at the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, has been named the 2018 HIMSS State Official of the Year.  As the Chief Compliance Officer, she is responsible for leading enterprise compliance efforts of the Michigan HHS Department, designing and implementing internal controls, policies and procedures to ensure compliance with applicable state, local and federal laws and regulations, third party guidelines as well as internal policies and procedures – most notably the Michigan Medicaid Program, and Michigan compliance with HIPAA.

Ms. Green-Edwards is a long-time advocate for advancements in infrastructure improvements that aid care coordination and value-based care. Her commitment to the HIMSS Michigan chapter member and our members is evident in her enthusiastic approach to engaging in public discourse that expands access to care.

To read more about recipients of the 2018 NHIT Week Awards, click here..

HIMSS19 Chapter Reception

What a great opportunity to meet many of the Michigan Chapter members in one place at one time!  Don’t forget to register today for the Chapter reception while attending the Annual Conference.

  • Registration: Click here to register to join us.
  • Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2019
  • Time: 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Theme: Tailgate Party
  • Location: Orange County Convention Center, Exhibit Floor, Booth 3645 [Connection Booth]

Advocacy and Health IT Policy Corner

What will 2019 bring in terms of State Health IT policy?  Chapter advocates shared their 2019 predictions:

  • Consumer-centric care: patients take over,
  • Prioritizing the opioid epidemic,
  • Reducing healthcare costs and
  • Blockchain, AI and more innovation.

Read more here

Learn more about how you can volunteer and participate in Advocacy as well as Health IT Policy today. Volunteers are always welcome!

Chapter Sponsors

We would like to thank our Chapter Sponsors who make this and other events possible through their generous support. For more information about Sponsorship opportunities, contact Mary Anne Ford

Premier Sponsor

Executive Sponsors

Associate Sponsor

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