Who We Are

The CHIME Foundation is a non-profit organization representing the nation’s leading healthcare IT vendors, consultants and professional services firms.

What We Offer

The CHIME Foundation offers its Members unparalleled access to over 1400 CHIME CIOs.

A Message from the CHIME Foundation Board Chair to Healthcare Industry Innovators

Randy McCleese

Randy McCleese

The time has never been better for your firm to join CHIME’s partner association, the CHIME Foundation. After capping membership for several years, a new level of participation has been created to enable additional firms to become involved.

As a CHIME Foundation Affiliate, your company will have an opportunity to receive these valuable benefits:

Access to CIOs: utilize the CHIME CIO Membership Directory of more than 1,400 CIOs , CHIME’s online social network, and  Educational events.

Attend CIO Forums: be a CHIME/HIMSS CIO Forum and CHIME Fall CIO Forum sponsor and network face-to-face with 100’s of healthcare CIOs.

Get Exposure at CHIME Events: sponsor to participate in CHIME’s Healthcare CIO Boot Camps and regional conferences throughout the year.

Educate CIOs: present educational webinars and CIO Forum track sessions.

Share Your Firm’s Expertise: provide resource support to Healthcare IT Leaders, post white papers and articles to myCHIME, conduct surveys of the CHIME Membership, and strengthen partnerships through more meaningful online connections.

I hope your firm will take advantage of this exciting time to begin receiving the tremendous benefits now available to firms joining the CHIME Foundation.


Randy McCleese
St. Claire Regional Medical Center




As industry experts in healthcare IT, Foundation members play a vital role in CHIME’s continuing education programs.

Members host Track Sessions, Focus Groups, and educational Webinars, and support educational events for CHIME CIOs.



CHIME CIO Forums offer Foundation Members the opportunity to connect with the top decision-makers in HIT. To ensure an optimal environment for interaction and partnership, CHIME Forums ensure a 2/1 ratio of CHIME CIOs to corporate members.


Social Network

Foundation members connect with healthcare CIOs on myCHIME. myCHIME is a membersonly social network for CHIME’s 1400+ healthcare CIOs, top healthcare IT leaders, and select Foundation Members and Affiliates.



Membership includes exclusive access to CHIME’s CIO Membership Directory, CHIME member to member surveys, CHIME Foundation surveys, and CHIME publications.

How to Join

Click here to learn more about joining the CHIME Foundation.

Find a benefits-comparison of all CHIME Foundation Membership levels here.