SC HIMSS provides South Carolina’s healthcare professionals with outstanding educational conferences, networking opportunities and a forum for the interchange of ideas among those committed to the goal of improving patient care through the effective use of information technology.

SC HIMSS 2016 Scholarship Awardees – Bailey Beauclair

Bailey Beauclair Originally from Stephen, Minnesota, Bailey graduated in 2015 from Minnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM) obtaining a Bachelors of Science in Health Administration and Minor in Business. While attending MSUM she participated in the National Student Exchange at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina from 2014-2015. Immediately following graduation Bailey started the Masters…


SC HIMSS 2016 Scholarship Awardees – Matthew Witt

Matthew Witt, Director Information Technology Palmetto Health Tuomey Matthew has been a part of the Palmetto Health Tuomey organization for over 19 years.  After joining the U.S. Army Reserve in 1995, he was active duty for 18 month before transitioning to his reserve role at Ft. Jackson as a soldier and Medical Lab Technician.  He found…

  • The NC Chapter of HIMSS has an awesome event coming up for Nursing Informatics ̶ the Weekend Immersion in Nursing Informatics (WINI) ̶ scheduled for August 19 & 20 in Charlotte, NC.

    WINI is for anyone interested in life-long learning about healthcare informatics and nursing informatics. It is specifically targeted for experienced nurses prepping for the ANCC or new informatics nurses gaining knowledge and skills expected in the Nursing Informatics role. The workshop provides an opportunity to prepare for the ANCC Nursing Informatics Certification Exam, including 18 CE Credits for nursing education as well as CPHIMSS and CAHIMSS CE credits.

    Here are some additional highlights:

    • Location: Harris Conference Center in Charlotte, NC
    • Dates: Friday, August 19 and Saturday, August 20, 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    • Includes light breakfast, lunch, snacks
    • Cost: (Early bird) $575 for NC, VA, SC HIMSS chapter members; $600 for non-members before July 19
    • Includes 18 CE Credits (ANCC & CPHIMSS & CAHIMSS)
    • Includes 1-year subscription to CIN, Computers, Informatics and Nursing

    Class is limited so make sure you register soon! For more information go to

    Nursing Informatics