The Chapter of the Year Award recognizes chapters who have had a strong impact on their geographical region in a meaningful way through the works of the chapter to produce health information and technology-centered events, education, initiatives, collaborations, advocacy, and more. The Chapter of the Year Award spotlights the amazing work dedicated volunteers perform every year, and illustrates the impact chapters have on the HIMSS mission and the chapter program as a whole.
SC HIMSS was recognized as Medium Chapter of the year.
The South Carolina Chapter developed a project plan to improve program development that led to increased event attendance and engagement. The full chapter board led a recruitment campaign to increase organizational affiliate membership in the region and share the value of chapter membership with local organizations. The chapter advocated for the increased use of telehealth as a way to tackle health disparities in front of the state legislature.