Kansas Chapter of HIMSS

It’s not too late to register for our Spring Conference in Wichita
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March 28, 2017 -- The Kansas Chapter of HIMSS is proud to present the following slate of officers and chair positions for election. The officers and chair positions are for a two year term which will begin July 1, 2017. Please cast your ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ vote via email to rlies@gpha.com before noon, March 31, 2017.

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March 17, 2017 -- Are you are making plans to attend the KSHIMSS Annual Spring conference? Don't forget your hotel reservation.

Contact the Drury Plaza Hotel Broadview Wichita, 400 West Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS  67202. A block of rooms has been reserved at the rate of $116.00 plus tax per night.  The discounted rate for reservations ends today (March 17th, 2017). 

Make your reservations online at http://www.druryhotels.com/Reservations.aspx?groupno=2278691 or by calling 1-800-325-0720.

See you in Wichita!



March 15, 2017 -- Make plans to attend the annual 2017 Kansas Chapter Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (KSHIMSS) Spring Workshop to be held Thursday and Friday, April 6-7, 2017 in Wichita, KS at the Drury Plaza Broadview Wichita.
EARLY REGISTRATION (if received by April 3, 2017). The registration fee is $145.00 for 2017 KSHIMSS members and $195.00 for non-members.
Registrations received after April 3, 2017 will be charged $170.00 for members and $220.00 for non-members.

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2017 Spring Conference

Save the date for the Spring Conference presented by the Kansas Chapter Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (KSHIMSS). The workshop will be held April 6 & 7, 2017. Check back for a complete agenda.

Featured Speakers:

  •  Jeff Coughlin, MPP, Senior Director, Federal and State Affairs, HIMSS North America
  • Mark Dill, CISM, CRISC, tw-Security Partner and Principal Consultant – Phishing and Ransomware
  • Mark Mayfield, Professional Speaker

New this year - Rapid Fire 6-minute learning sessions to maximize your conference experience. 

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New to the Spring Conference of the Kansas Chapter of HIMSS

Rapid Fire

The KS HIMSS Board invites you to participate in Rapid Fire.  Rapid Fire is a block of  6 minute presentations for you to high-light your IT successes. We are now accepting recommendations for Rapid Fire Speakers and Topics for the Spring Event. Deadline for Rapid Fire Speakers is March 1.

If you are interested in presenting at Rapid Fire, please provide your name and topic to Lynette Dick (ldick@ewmed.com), Chris Wilson (cwilson11@kumc.edu) or Michelle McGuire (Michelle.McGuire@cerner.com)


Call for Nominations

If you are interested in any Officer or Chair position, or if you want to nominate anyone for any of the positions below, please submit the name and contact information to the nominating chair below by February 20, 2017.  As you can see, at this point there are several positions that are open. Now is your opportunity to become more involved with your local chapter. We welcome new faces and new ideas.

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