CHIMSS Newsletter - September 2016

President’s Welcome Address:

We are very excited about the 2016-17 year and are looking forward to continuing to build partnerships and relationships with other professional organizations in Colorado and surrounding areas to continue to expand access to knowledge for our Members.

The Board of Directors has worked diligently to identify and create ideas for Programs this year that will feature leaders both in our area and also outside of Colorado that are leading the way to share their experiences.

2016-17 Goals:
Continued establishment of CHIMSS as the educational and promotional body and “go to” organization for Healthcare Information Technology in the State through partnerships and collaboration with other professional organizations in order to expand access to networking and knowledge for our Members

Increase CHIMSS level of National Recognition through

  • Delivery of top level Programs

  • Featuring high-level national speakers

  • Spotlight Colorado Success Stories

  • Facilitating partnerships to drive programs with high value

As always, we welcome the input and involvement from our Members. If you have program suggestions or feel the drive to become involved, please reach out to one of the Board Members and let us hear from you!

Registration is currently open for our Fall Social (9/27/2016), and we look forward to seeing you there!
Best to you for this exciting year!


Tamara Havenhill-Jacobs
Colorado President

 

Upcoming Events

September 27th

Chimss Fall Social: September 27, 4:00-7:00 PM

Please join us at the CHIMSS Fall Social for an evening of networking, music and fun!

Jazz@Jacks
500 16th Street, #320
Denver, CO 80202

Registration

 

October 13th

“THE CONNECTED PATIENT” October 13, 7:30-11:30 AM

Grant Humphries Mansion, 770 Pennsylvania St. Denver, CO.

Registration Coming Soon.

 

SAVE THE DATE:

WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP (JOINT PROGRAM WITH HCFA), OCT 27

SECURITY EVENT, DEC. 6.

DETAILS COMING SOON

 

CHIMSS Board of DIrectors 2016-2017

President - Tamara Havenhill-Jacobs

Past President - Sherri Hess

President-Elect - Patrick Guffey, MD

Treasurer - Sara Getz

Treasurer-Elect - Mary McMahon

Secretary - Minal Patel

Sponsorship Chair - Frank Biondolillo

Program Chair - Sarah Sample-Reif

Program Chair-Elect - Melissa Pettigrew

Membership Chair - Joe Bajek

Informatics Chair - Elsa Nervik

Informatics Chair-Elect - Judy McCarthy

HIE Liaison - Becky Jessen

Professional Development - Michael Archuleta

Academic Chair - Amy Feaster

Advocacy Chair - Angela Duncan

Communication Chair - Jill Sutton

Physician Board Member-at-large -  Ann Boyer, MD

Board Member-at-large - Marijo Rugh

Board Member-at-large - Michael Jefferies