CHIME Launches Online Graduate Programs in Digital Health Through New CHIME University

Released January 13, 2022


ANN ARBOR, MI, Jan. 13, 2022 — The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is delighted to announce the opening of a new degree-granting university for digital health professionals as CHIME University’s graduate programs begin in January 2022.   CHIME has built an exceptional reputation in professional education for 30 years, offering certifications to… read more

HCA Healthcare Chief Health Information Officer Jim Jirjis and MEDITECH Receive 2021 CHIME Collaboration Award

Released January 10, 2022


ANN ARBOR, MI, Jan. 11, 2022 — Artificial intelligence that assists healthcare providers to make customized antibiotic choices for a patient’s pneumonia — digitally-enabled teamwork between pharmacists and physicians to ensure patients get the right medications — a National Response Portal to track disease hot spots at a county and state level. All these advances… read more

AEHIS ANNOUNCES INCOMING 2022 BOARD MEMBERS AND BOARD CHAIR

Released January 6, 2022


ANN ARBOR, MI, Jan. 6, 2021 – The Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS) is delighted to announce the names of five new CIO members and two new Foundation member representatives who will join the AEHIS Board of Trustees in January 2022. “AEHIS is growing at this crucial time when cybersecurity issues have… read more

University of Missouri Health Care’s Jonathan Curtright and Bryan Bliven Win CHIME-AHA Transformational Leadership Award

Released December 1, 2021


ANN ARBOR, MI, Dec. 2, 2021 – As digital technologies increasingly drive the quality of healthcare, leaders behind the scenes are making crucial improvements in technology that help save lives. Led by Chief Executive Officer Jonathan Curtright and Chief Information Officer Bryan Bliven, University of Missouri (MU) Health Care’s IT team designed digital health care… read more

2021 Digital Health Most Wired Trends Report Reflects Rapid Digital Transformation, Growth in Patient Engagement

Released November 17, 2021


ANN ARBOR, MI, Nov. 17, 2021 – Kicked into overdrive by the pandemic, digital health continues to rapidly transform the state of healthcare, according to 2021 results from the CHIME Digital Health Most Wired survey. Patient engagement shows significant gains this year, with patients adopting digital portals, mobile apps and electronic insurance cards in ever-increasing… read more

Optimum Healthcare IT Wins CHIME Foundation Partner of the Year Award

Released November 14, 2021


ANN ARBOR, MI, Nov. 15, 2021 – With a deepening IT talent shortage making national news, the healthcare industry needs the work of organizations that bring both vision and action to fill the talent pipeline. Optimum Healthcare IT has exemplified such future-oriented leadership by collaborating with the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) to… read more

Dr. Ben Mansalis of INTEGRIS Health wins CHIME Innovator of the Year Award

Released November 11, 2021


ANN ARBOR, MI, Nov. 11, 2021 – As the COVID-19 pandemic triggered crisis after crisis, healthcare leaders deployed technology to solve unprecedented problems with innovation. Dr. Ben Mansalis led his team at INTEGRIS Health in the co-development of the first enterprise virtual care platform that incorporated all components of virtual care through a single digital… read more

David Finn joins CHIME to Lead Professional Associations for Applications, Cybersecurity and Technology 

Released October 21, 2021


ANN ARBOR, MI, Oct. 21, 2021 – The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) has added a prominent executive to its leadership team. David Finn has joined the organization as Vice President to lead the expansion of CHIME’s three professional associations: the Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Applications (AEHIA), Association for Executives in… read more

SURVEY OF CHIME AND AEHIS MEMBERSHIP FINDS WIDESPREAD CYBERSECURITY IMPACTS ON HEALTHCARE; NEED FOR MORE GOVERNMENT SUPPORT

Released October 18, 2021


Almost two-thirds of survey respondents report having suffered from a security incident in the last year, and three in four would welcome federal assistance.   ANN ARBOR, MI, Oct. 18, 2021 – The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) and Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS) fielded a survey of its membership’s… read more