Welcome to the Idaho Chapter of HIMSS

Our Chapter:

The Idaho Chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (IDHIMSS)  provides statewide leadership for the advancement and management of healthcare information and technology.

IDHIMSS is dedicated to improving Healthcare IT locally through advocacy, collaboration and education, and to promote quality patient care throughout the state of Idaho.

Lorraine Bessmer (Advoocacy Chair), Jeff Coughlin (Senior Dir., Federal & State Affairs, HIMSS North America) and Zach Hodges (President, Idaho Chapter of HIMSS)

Our Mission:

The Idaho Chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society provides leadership to foster the advancement and effective use of information technology in Idaho health care. Its professional members include individuals in the fields of information systems, clinical systems, management engineering, and telecommunications. The Idaho chapter provides members with professional development through high quality education and by creating networking opportunities at regularly scheduled meetings.


HIMSS Idaho Chapter Annual Conference: April 24, 2018

The HIMSS Idaho Chapter will be hosting the 2018 Annual Conference on the beautiful campus of Boise State University at the Student Union Building on April 24, 2018.

Please mark your calendar and set aside the day to join your professional healthcare colleagues in Boise, Idaho at Boise State University. The HIMSS Idaho Chapter leaders are preparing interesting local and regional healthcare topics. Stay tuned as these sessions get confirmed and updated on the IHC Conference website HERE!

Position Opening:

The Idaho Chapter of HIMSS has an immediate opening for a board position for the Programs Chair Committee. If you are interested or know of anyone interested in serving as Programs Chair for our chapter, please click the link below to download more information. We would love to have you join us!

Programs Committee Chair Position Opening