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Increase Health IT Knowledge with the TIGER Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) Introduction by Toria Shaw, MSW, Manager of Clinical Informatics, HIMSS

by: Emily “Emmy” Lacey, RN, graduate student in healthIT at the University of Denver and is also an active duty nurse in the United States Army. Emily “Emmy” Lacey reached out to TIGER inquiring about the TIGER Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)  and seeking resources … Continue reading

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HIMSS16 Call for Proposals and Reviewers Now Open

With the HIMSS16 General Education Call for Proposals (and the Call for Reviewers, too) opening May 1st, health IT professionals have an opportunity to “give back” to others by submitting to the call and sharing an organization’s challenges and opportunities … 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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Creating Credible Educational Content that is Meaningful: Our Journey

The integrity of our HIMSS15 educational content is my professional quest: I pledge that the HIMSS Professional Development Team will do all that we can to inspire our Faculty to deliver educational content that is commercial-free, unbiased, and addresses your … Continue reading

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The Value of Education at HIMSS14

In preparation for HIMSS14, my colleagues and I routinely conduct interviews with various media outlets.  In a recent interview with a writer from Healthcare IT News, I was asked about the difference between HIMSS14 pre-conference education and general education.  Like … Continue reading

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The Value of Health IT: On Demand, Anywhere, Education

By Katherine Marconi, Ph.D., MS Program Director, Health Care Administration & Health Administration Informatics Graduate School, University of Maryland University College (UMUC) Chair, HIMSS Distance Education Committee Through the HIMSS eLearning Academy, we have created a repository of archived HIMSS … Continue reading

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