CHIME and AISIS Announce Plans to Launch Chapter in Italy

Released October 15, 2018


ANN ARBOR, MI, Oct. 15, 2018 – The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) and Associazione Italiana Sistemi Informativi in Sanità (AISIS) announced today that they have signed a letter of intent to establish a CHIME chapter in Italy. This will be the first CHIME chapter to open in Europe. “We are thrilled to… read more

CHIME Announces 2020 Officers and Incoming Board of Trustees Members

Released October 11, 2018


CHIME Announces 2020 Officers and Incoming Board of Trustees Members ANN ARBOR, MI, Oct. 11, 2018 – The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is excited to share the CHIME Board of Trustee’s selection for officers in 2020 and announce the names of three new members who will join the board in 2019. CHIME’s… read more

Intermountain CIO Marc Probst Wins CHIME Federal Public Policy Award

Released October 4, 2018


ANN ARBOR, MI, Oct. 4, 2018 – Marc Probst, a nationally recognized healthcare IT leader who has served on the influential Federal Healthcare Information Technology Policy Committee, was named the winner of the 2018 College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) Federal Public Policy Award for CIO Leadership. The honor was announced today at the CHIME Advocacy Summit… read more

In the News – August 2018

Released September 7, 2018


Mari Savickis, CHIME vice president of federal affairs, made a case for easing anti-kickback rules to let resource-strapped healthcare organizations receive donated cybersecurity assistance in an article in HealthcareInfoSecurity.com. Twelve members of CHIME or members of the CHIME Foundation firms who currently serve on a CHIME board made Becker’s “Female Health IT Leaders to Know”… read more

Fall Summit’s Roster Includes Healthcare IT Leader Daniel Barchi and CNN’s Sanjay Gupta

Released August 22, 2018


Fall Summit’s Roster Includes Healthcare IT Leader Daniel Barchi and CNN’s Sanjay Gupta ANN ARBOR, MI, Aug. 22, 2018 – Daniel Barchi, senior vice president and CIO of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, will share how one of the nation’s largest healthcare providers advances healthcare using IT during the annual AEHIA/AEHIS/AEHIT Fall Summit in San Diego. Barchi, a dynamic speaker renowned for the… read more

Star-studded Lineup to Provide Keynotes at CHIME18 in San Diego

Released August 13, 2018


Star-studded Lineup to Provide Keynotes at CHIME18 in San Diego   ANN ARBOR, MI, Aug. 13, 2018 – Sanjay Gupta. Emily Chang. Daniel Pink. TheCollege of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) will feature these acclaimed journalists and authors at the 2018 CHIME Fall CIO Forum in San Diego. From a welcoming reception on the USS Midway… read more

Jennifer Ramstrom Joins CHIME as VP of CHIME Foundation and CHIME Tech

Released August 9, 2018


ANN ARBOR, MI, Aug. 9, 2018 – The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) has named Jennifer Emory Ramstrom vice president of the CHIME Foundation and of CHIME Technologies, Inc., effective Aug. 1. Previously vice president of vertical strategy and business development at Connection, Ramstrom has demonstrated a deep commitment to CHIME and CHIME’s… read more

CHIME to Feature Leading Policy Experts at Inaugural Advocacy Summit in D.C.

Released July 24, 2018


The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) will host an educational conference dedicated to healthcare IT policy issues on Oct. 3-5 in Washington, D.C. The CHIME Advocacy Summit will feature thought leaders from Capitol Hill, federal agencies and CHIME who are on the forefront of public policy initiatives with a focus on cybersecurity, interoperability, telehealth and the opioid epidemic.

CHIME Statement on Proposed Updates to the Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program

Released July 13, 2018


ANN ARBOR, MI, July 13, 2018 – The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the proposed rule Thursday (July 12) on updates to the Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program (QPP), which encapsulates the Medicare Incentive-based Payment Program (MIPS) and Advanced Payment Models. Traditionally, these rules have been separate, however, CMS has combined… read more

CHIME Makes Opioid Webinar Free and Open to the Public

Released July 12, 2018


ANN ARBOR, MI, July 11, 2018 – The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) and the CHIME Opioid Task Force are continuing the campaign to reduce opioid addiction and deaths in the U.S. with a free webinar at noon on July 25. The webinar, “A Journey to Opioid Prescribing Reduction,” is open to anyone… read more