National Health IT Week 2015

October 5th – 9th

One Voice, One Vision: Transforming Health

National Health IT Week is a collaborative forum and virtual awareness week that assembles key healthcare constituents dedicated to working together to elevate the necessity of advancing health through the best use of information technology.

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HIMSS Policy Summit

October 7th – 8th Hyatt Regency Washington on Capital Hill | 400 New Jersey Avenue, NW | Washington, DC 20001   The HIMSS Public Policy Summit is held in Washington, DC during National Health IT Week, and events are capped off with a National Health IT Week Networking and Awards Reception. HIMSS members are the…


FY 2016 Chapter Leadership

As you may recall, the SC HIMSS Chapter fiscal year runs from July 1 to June 30.  As a part of each new year, the Chapter, in accordance with its bylaws, holds elections for Chapter officers.  The Board and its officers in turn will appoint or confirm Chapter Committee Chairs, many of whom are, per our…


2015 Scholarship Awardees

Another great set of submissions by applicants from all over the State of South Carolina has been winnowed down to this year’s two awardees.  Please join us in congratulating this year’s recipients: Shauntel K. Howard moved from Nashville, Tennessee to Charleston, South Carolina in May of 2014. She is a graduate of the Jeanette C.…


New Communications Tools Debut

To continue to improve the Chapter’s ability to reach and inform our members, the SC HIMSS Chapter has recently launched a new website and supporting email accounts.  The new website recaptures our prior domain name,  The backend for the new website leverages the power of the WordPress product and ecosystem, and has more power and…


SC HIMSS Webinar Series

SAVE THE DATE! The SC HIMSS Chapter provides monthly, free webinars to our members on topics you’ve told us you want to hear about.  We are in the process of building out the upcoming year’s worth of topics, and will publish them soon.  These webinars are held on the third Thursday of each month at…


SCHIMSS Education Series: February 19, 2015

February 19, 2015 11:00 AM –  12:00 PM , Eastern A free webinar for SC HIMSS Chapter members. February 2015-Presidio presentation   Join WebEx meeting Meeting number:  TBD Meeting password: TBD   Join by phone Call-in toll-free number: TBD  (US) Call-in number: TBD  (US) Conference Code: TBD Add this meeting to your calendar.   Can’t join the meeting? Contact support.…


2014 Scholarships Awarded

Thanks to all of you who took the time to investigate this opportunity and to apply.  We had a large number of applicants this year from many fine programs, and we are pleased to announce this years’ two Scholarship recipients: Jackie Cox is currently a graduate student at the University of South Carolina working on a…


Board Election Results

Thanks to all of you who took the time to evaluate our candidates for the office of Chapter Treasurer, and to vote in the recent election for this post. The Board is pleased to announce that, in a very close race, Renee Tollison has been elected as the Chapter’s new Treasurer.  Renee is the Director of Business Intelligence…