TN HIMSS today announced the election of its next President-Elect and the appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors. New member’s join the society’s board, effective July 1, 2017: President-Elect – Eric Thrailkill, VP and CIO of Ambulatory Services, Envision Healthcare; taking office July 1, 2018 for a two-year term. Ambassador Liaison

Webinar on Supporting Clinician Insight with Data Analytics September 29, 2017 12:00-1:00 PM Central Standard Time Presented by Deborah Ariosto, PhD RN   Front line clinicians identify many problems – documentation burden, alarm fatigue, patient care issues and ask for help in solving those problems.  The action that will have the greatest impact on solving

No Firm Answers With A Long Road Ahead One errant click on an email can shut down a hospital. If you don’t believe me, just ask the hospitals that have had a cybersecurity attack over the last several years. These haven’t been small hospitals, but notable health systems and national hospital operators. In fact, healthcare

TN HIMSS and the Center for Executive Education at Belmont University Announce Health Information Technology Workforce Accelerator Graduates and Call for Fall 2017 Applicants   Nashville, Tenn. – June 1, 2017 – Today the Tennessee Chapter of HIMSS and the Center for Executive Education at Belmont University, announce 12 graduates of the Workforce Accelerator program’s

Summer Social

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Join TN HIMSS at one of the hottest spots on Broadway – Margaritaville – as we have a little summer fun with our members at our annual Summer Social. In addition to our members, we are hosting this event with other leading healthcare associations in the state and their members! Your association will gain maximum

PART I – CAN YOU ESCAPE THE CHAOS? This is a two-part cybersecurity series that provides an applied look at the risks posed to healthcare organizations by cyber threats. In our initial presentation, our esteemed panel will focus on pre-breach through early mitigation, including how events are detected, threat information is shared, intrusions are isolated,

A Model for Transformational Change Across a Healthcare Enterprise  As a member of HIMSS and a board member of the TN chapter, I’m fortunate to gain great insight into a range of topics I would otherwise not be able to experience. One such presentation was by Eric Thraikill, Vice President and CIO of AMSURG, as

HIT HIMSS Schedule Fall 2017

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 by

TNHIMSS and Belmont University Fall HIT Accelerator Schedule Click the link below for a PDF with specific details. HIT HIMSS Schedule Fall 2017

The ongoing mission in TN HIMSS is to add value and education for our members and to assist our members in growing their healthcare careers. We do this through our HIT workforce development program and thru events like this! These programs are ideal for members that are looking to expand their HIT career OR HIT

TN HIMSS and Health:Further Partner to Conduct the 9th Annual  Summit of the Southeast at the Health:Further Festival Get your 2017 SOSE tickets here!      Nashville, Tenn. – March 28, 2017 – Today the Tennessee HIMSS Chapter and Health:Further announce a collaborative partnership to conduct the annual TN HIMSS Summit of the Southeast at the

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