Author Archives: Angela Robinson, MSHI

About Angela Robinson, MSHI

Program Manager, EHR Systems Collaboration

Celebrating Independence!

Growing up I couldn’t wait for summer.  Summer meant school was out and I could have nothing but fun all day!  I didn’t have to go to bed early, do homework or stick to any kind of schedule, and I … Continue reading

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Culture shock!

“Our own culture is to us like the air we breathe, while another culture is like water – and it takes special skills to be able to survive in both elements.” ~ Geert Hofstede Linda Gibson was our speaker for … Continue reading

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HIMSS15…..A party with a purpose!

WOW!  HIMSS15 was a remarkable experience for all attendees, especially our Veteran Career Services guests.  During our March webinar, we discussed what to expect from a HIMSS conference and suggestions on outlining each day.  On our April call we outlined … Continue reading

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What Direction is the Wind blowing?

On April 12 in Chicago, a.k.a “The Windy City,” the wind will be blowing in the direction of The McCormick Place Convention Center for our HIMSS15 annual conference.  Have you ever visited Chicago or attended a HIMSS conference?  If not, … Continue reading

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Next Chapter…

Growing up a military dependent forced me to move from one place to another.  In the beginning, I hated the moves.  It was difficult to leave my comfort zone, friends and everything that was normal to me behind.   The moving … Continue reading

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What will you bring to the organization?

You have gotten through the holidays and you’re a month into 2015.  Your retirement or separation date is fast approaching; it will be here before you know it.  Have you reviewed and updated your “to-do” list?  What are your next … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions

It’s the holiday season and another year has flown by.  It’s the time we spend with family and friends enjoying love and laughter.  What about you?  What have you learned this year?  What will you do differently next year? Each … Continue reading

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Have you considered a career in Health IT Security?

Each month HIMSS Veteran Career Services (VCS) hosts a webinar on various topics regarding military to civilian transition.  October’s webinar topic was “Military and Health IT Security, How They Connect”.  Coincidentally, October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month .

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Do You Know Your Value?

Like most of us, you give 110 percent and always do the best job possible.  Why?  No particular reason, that’s just what men and women in the military are trained to do.  My father, an Air Force veteran, taught me … Continue reading

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What’s your first step into civilian life?

Many veterans joined the military right out of high school.  Some wanted to escape small town life and knew military service would be a great way to travel and see the world while others join immediately so they could reap … Continue reading

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