Thursday, January 22, 2009

Early registration for the WINI scheduled for March 13-15, 2009 in Troy, Michigan

Early registration for the WINI scheduled for March 13-15, 2009 in Troy, Michigan has been extended to January 31, 2009.

Please visit the Michigan Chapter of HIMSS site below to access more information on the program and the registration link.

Sue Hendrix, RN BSN BC
Senior Business Analyst
AHIS at Genesys Regional Medical Center
1000 Health Park Blvd
Grand Blanc, MI 48439

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Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Participate in the HIMSS Impact of Nursing Informatics 2008Survey!

Please forward the message below, as you feel appropriate, to your colleagues and membership organizations. The findings of the study will be made available for public use. On behalf of the HIMSS Nursing Informatics Community – thank you in advance!

Exploring the Impact of a Profession

Participate in the HIMSS Impact of Nursing Informatics 2008 Survey!

Over the course of the past years, HIMSS has surveyed the nursing informatics community to gain an understanding of the role of the informatics nurse professional. This year our survey, sponsored by McKesson, addresses the value and impact that informatics nurse professionals bring to the bedside, industry and you. Initial results will be presented during the 2009 HIMSS Annual Conference in Chicago, followed by subsequent press releases and articles with complete findings and analysis that we will make publicly available.

At this time, we are seeking individuals in leadership roles across all settings to take a few moments to complete our on-line survey. Please visit this link today to participate in the study and forward this link to your organizational leadership. These responses will provide valuable information and helps ensure this study accurately reflects the impact of nursing informatics today.

*Survey link:

*If you forward this message please forward the message first, then take the survey, otherwise your survey answers will be forwarded.


Christel Anderson, Senior Manager, Clinical Informatics
HIMSS, transforming healthcare through IT
230 E. Ohio St., Suite 500
Chicago, IL 60611

HIMSS… providing HIT leadership through advocacy and education for the betterment of healthcare. Go to for more information.

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Saturday, October 20, 2007

World of Health IT, Vienna

Next week sees the second 'World of Health IT' event; this year, it is in Vienna, Austria, from 22-25 October -

We will be blogging from the event, posting here and on other blogs (technology permitting).

It will be interesting to see if Richard Granger, who is slated as a keynote speaker, turns up, and what he has to say ...

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