News of Note
By Candace Stuart – Director, Communications & Public Relations
Members encouraged to complete diversity and inclusion survey: CHIME’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee is conducting a short benchmarking survey to assess and better understand the state of diversity and inclusion in the healthcare IT space. All responses will be anonymous. Members can access the survey here.
Webinar to feature innovation leaders from CHIME: CHIME Innovation Executive Director Jonathan Fritz will be joined by members Cara Babachicos and Myra Davis for the webinar “Becoming Innovative: From Bleeding Edge to the Beginner.” HealthsystemCIO.com’s Anthony Guerra will host the free event, which is at noon ET on June 4. Register here.
CHIME is taking nominations for public policy award: CHIME is accepting nominations for the 2019 CHIME Federal Public Policy Award for CIO Leadership. Members can nominate themselves or a peer. Nominations close on June 10, and the winner will be honored at the CHIME Advocacy Summit, which runs June 26-28 in Washington, D.C. Learn more about the award and nominate someone here.
Most Wired Domestic Hospital survey deadline extended to June 14: The CHIME HealthCare’s Most Wired Domestic Hospital survey deadline has been extended to June 14. Any healthcare organization that wants to participate but still needs credentials should email [email protected] with a request. You can learn more about Most Wired here.
CHIME Focus Group Committee holds its first meeting: The CHIME Focus Group Committee held its first meeting on April 30. Designed to enhance the experience of in-person and online focus groups, the committee to will review and address both Foundation and CHIME member input on the CHIME focus group experience. Read more here.