Inside CHIME: Years of IT Wisdom and Fresh Perspective of a Newcomer

Released March 16, 2017


By Amy McDonald, CHIME Communications One of CHIME’s newest members brings over two decades of IT knowledge and a passion for improving patient care. Anthony Williams made the transition to healthcare just five years ago, but that hasn’t stopped the self-professed “newbie” from tackling some of healthcare’s most daunting challenges. Far from being unfamiliar with… read more

Inside CHIME: New Team Members Poised to Help CHIME Grow

Released March 16, 2017


3.16.17 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME CHIME recently added several new team members in its ongoing effort to provide unparalleled service to the membership. We say it a lot, but it bears repeating: everything CHIME does is for you, the members. From best-in-class education programs and professional development, to networking… read more

Inside CHIME: Spring CIO Forum Focuses on Leading Change

Released March 2, 2017


3.2.17 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME Keynote speakers challenged CHIME members to respond to some of the biggest challenges facing healthcare and to reimagine how the delivery system is structured. During a night out with college friends in 1990, B.J. Miller climbed on top of a parked commuter train. It… read more

Inside CHIME: As Cyber Risks Grow, Diligence is Key

Released March 2, 2017


3.2.17 by Lisa Schulte Vice President, AEHIS, AEHIT & AEHIA Foundations At cybersecurity forum, CISOs talk about the importance of education, training and aligning organization priorities. In March 2014, Boston Children’s Hospital was notified about an impending cyberattack by Anonymous. The alert from an external cyber intelligence group set several wheels in motion, including convening the… read more

Cybersecurity a Central Concern for Healthcare Providers, KLAS-CHIME Study Finds

Released February 19, 2017


Cybersecurity Programs More Advanced at Larger Hospitals and IDNs SALT LAKE CITY, UT and ANN ARBOR, MI, February 19, 2017 – Cybersecurity has been elevated to a central concern for healthcare providers, with more attention at the board level and the C-suite, according to a new survey by KLAS Research and the College of Healthcare Information… read more

Inside CHIME: When You Wish Upon….

Released February 16, 2017


2.16.17 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME HIMSS is always a busy week, but CHIME will be there to help get you through it all. Before packing for a lengthy trip, most of us go through that quick check list: tooth brush? Check. Matching socks? Check! Airline ticket? Check. As you… read more

Inside CHIME: CHIME Lays Out Advocacy Priorities

Released February 16, 2017


2.16.17 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME As the new administration gets to work on its healthcare agenda, CHIME suggests regulatory reforms to streamline health IT policies. CHIME today sent Sec. Tom Price, M.D., a set of recommendations for addressing critical health IT policy issues. The Trump administration continues to build… read more

Inside CHIME: Changing CMIOs from Champions to Leaders

Released February 16, 2017


2.2.17 by Amy McDonald, CHIME Communications The CHIME CMIO Leadership Academy provides a career-turning point for seasoned executives and newly appointed CMIOs alike. In the mid 2000’s, Marc Chasin, M.D., had the foresight to see technology and medical care converging. He also recognized that to successfully drive change in an organization, he needed to acquire… read more

Inside CHIME: Transforming Care by Transforming Leaders

Released February 2, 2017


2.2.17 by Amy McDonald, CHIME Communications CHIME-HIMSS CIO Forum challenges attendees to become leaders of change in their fields. The push to a value-based delivery model. The need to capture, analyze and, most importantly, act on date (preferably in real time). Protecting IT systems from the constant assault of cyber criminals. These are definitely unprecedented… read more

Inside CHIME: An ‘Obligation’ to Advance Health IT

Released January 19, 2017


1.19.17 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME CIO Focus Groups give CHIME members a unique opportunity to shape the direction of products and services that will ultimately end up in the health IT marketplace. Sean Moynihan keeps a busy schedule. Like all CHIME members, the CIO of Virginia Urology, Richmond, VA,… read more