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If you are a health IT professional seeking to enhance your career; an academic looking for that next great course adoption; or project manager searching for an ideal resource for your organization, then you’ve come to the right place. Here you can read the latest Southern California HIMSS newsletters to see what your peers are up to, or you can link to HIMSS Publications to find the latest books on such topics as mobile health, clinical decision support, business intelligence, IT governance, return on investment, Meaningful Use and health IT market research. Previously available only in soft-cover editions, these titles, in addition to more than two dozen best-selling HIMSS books, are now also available as eBooks. Dozens of other HIMSS books and titles distributed by HIMSS are available in soft- and hard-cover editions. You can explore HIMSS catalog of publications here. eBooks are located here. You can purchase books and reports through the HIMSS Store website or call 312-915-9295.

In This Issue: Message from the President, Meet Our New Board, Volunteer Corner, Academic Alliance Corner, Committee Profile: Advocacy, NEW Committee: Patient Engagement, Privacy & Security Forum, Members in Action, Upcoming Events
Message from the President Welcome to another lovely newsletter of your chapter! It has been just a few months since I put pen to paper to talk to you about happenings in the chapter, but, indeed...
Message from the President Let us ring in the New Year with joy and more Health IT! 2015 was another excellent year with continued innovation and advancements in healthcare technology. Let us look...
A Note from our Editor Our HIMSS Southern California Board, Chapter Leadership and Awesome (Translation: Engaged, Rocking, and Fun) Volunteer Team, extend a warm and sunny SoCal greeting to our...
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Message from the President Wow! 2015 has been an incredible year for those of us in healthcare. Healthcare reform continues in our country, and we can look in amazement at the many incredible...
Message from the President Happy New Year everyone! I know many of you had a very busy year in 2014, and it looks as though 2015 is shaping up to be another year of tremendous activity for those of...
Message from the President I hope that all of you are enjoying the wonderful weather we have been experiencing in Southern California. We have been truly blessed when much of the rest of the country...
Message from the President We truly are in exciting times as healthcare leaders and constituents! The healthcare industry is literally buzzing with activity, with many changes taking place. On August...
 Message from the President Welcome to the Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Southern California Chapter website! HIMSS celebrated its 52nd Anniversary in 2013 with over 52,...