Celebrate National HIT Week: Monday, October 2, 2017

You will receive a daily email from CHIMSS throughout NHIT Week (Oct 2-6). Please do not unsubscribe. It is not our intent to bombard or irritate; instead we hope you embrace our desire to promote such an important cause, learn from what is available to you in Colorado, and join in on some of the activities CHIMSS has chosen to celebrate such an important focus to the advancement of healthcare in Colorado.  

National Healthcare IT Week

The Annual National Health IT Week is being held October 2-6, 2017. Join in support of this nationwide awareness week focused on the value of health IT for the U.S. healthcare system. There is no better time for the health IT community to come together under one umbrella to raise national awareness! http://www.healthitweek.org/.

Calendar for the Week

Tuesday – Explore your backyard and review the multitude of legislative bills on the docket for the State Assembly in January. Take note of those legislative representatives who are pressing issues important to HIMSS. Visit the HIMSS Legislative Action Center to make yourself heard.

Wednesday – Recognize those Davies and EMRAM Stage 6 & 7 level provider organizations in Colorado that are moving the ball forward.

Thursday – Share your story on #iheartIT.com or #NHITWeek. Attend the CHIMSS Fall Event at the Denver Museum of Art from 5-9pm. Register for our 10/5 Thursday Night Event.

  • Be informed and inspired by Mary Anne Leach, Director of the eHealth Innovation Commission, Office of the Governor of the State of Colorado
  • Learn more about HIT happenings at the National level from HIMSS Senior Advisory on State & Federal Affairs, Jeff Coughlin.
  • Secure fun and useful “I Change Lives Through Healthcare IT” SWAG
  • Visit CHIMSS stations hosted by Board Chairs and learn what your chapter is doing for you and how to contribute more in the areas that interest you.

Friday – Recap the week and consider your role with CHIMSS as outline this year’s future events.