CHIME membership is designed for CIOs, senior IT leaders, Clinical Informaticists, and their direct reports serving healthcare organizations. Facilitating collaboration and the development of stronger healthcare IT leaders, CHIME members are encouraged to invite qualified members of their team to join CHIME, become a CHIME Affiliate, or join one of our specialized sister associations for leaders in Security (AEHIS), leaders in Applications (AEHIA), and leaders in Technology (AEHIT).
Please review the complete CHIME membership criteria for more details about the types of membership.
Member Benefits and Services
CHIME membership includes access to a full suite of benefits and services specialized for leaders in healthcare IT.
Organizational Leaders Membership
CHIME has a place for your entire team through the Organizational Leaders Membership. Our organizational membership provides resources for all your direct reports including the CHIME-level Senior Corporate IT Executive, Clinical Informatics leaders (CMIO/CNIO), opportunities for your innovation leaders (Chief Innovation Officers, et al), and our security, applications, and technology (AEHIS, AEHIA, and AEHIT) leadership-focused associations. Learn more about our organizational membership option below.
CIO Executive Membership
Includes specialized professional development resources, opportunities to attend our educational programs, networking forums, and access to our plethora of educational online resources.
Created to support the professional development needs of healthcare IT leaders around the world.
Clinical Informatics Leaders
CHIME membership is also open to senior Clinical Informatics leaders, such as a CMIO, CNIO, CCIO or CHIO. CHIME offers a specialized CMIO Leadership Academy.
Corporate Senior IT Executives
Applicants are those who are not the CIO or highest-ranking IT executive at their organization, but have significant responsibility within the IT department.
The Affiliate Program was created to support the professional development needs of future healthcare IT leaders, and includes limited access to CHIME’s online educational programs, career support services, and other web-based resources. Applicants must be a direct report to a CIO who is a current CHIME member.
AEHIS, AEHIT, and AEHIA
These associations are open to security, technology and applications leaders in healthcare IT provider organizations. For additional information and to apply for membership please visit the websites below.
AEHIS Membership is open to CISOs and senior security leaders at healthcare provider and payer organizations.
AEHIT Membership is open to CTOs and senior technology leaders at healthcare provider and payer organizations.
AEHIA Membership is open to CAOs and senior applications leaders at healthcare provider and payer organizations.