Who We Are

HIMSS is ready to lead the transformation. Join us and other changemakers as we reimagine health, as one HIMSS and one world—together.



To realize the full health potential of every human, everywhere.



Reform the global health ecosystem through the power of information and technology.


HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) is a global advisor, thought leader and member-based society committed to reforming the global health ecosystem through the power of information and technology. As a mission-driven nonprofit, HIMSS offers a unique depth and breadth of expertise in health innovation, public policy, workforce development, research and digital health transformation to advise leaders, stakeholders and influencers across the global health ecosystem on best practices. With a community-centric approach, our innovation engine delivers key insights, education and engaging events to healthcare providers, payers, governments, startups, life sciences and other health services organizations, ensuring they have the right information at the point of decision.

HIMSS has served the global health community for more than 60 years, with focused operations across North America, Europe, the United Kingdom, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific.

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Our members include nearly 120,000 individuals, 430+ provider organizations, 500+ nonprofit partners and 550+ health services organizations. HIMSS offers a variety of membership types and ways to get involved.

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HIMSS Bylaws

The Bylaws are a key piece of our corporate governance framework, which supports the "One HIMSS" philosophy as well as our vision and mission.  

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HIMSS Foundation

As the philanthropic arm of HIMSS, the HIMSS Foundation promotes health information and technology education and issue awareness on global and national levels.

HIMSS Foundation




350 N Orleans Street, Suite S10000
Chicago, IL 60654
Phone: (312) 664-4467
Fax: (312) 664-6143

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:30 am – 5:00 pm CT

Policy Center/Government Relations

Policy Center/Government Relations
Washington, DC Office
4300 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 510
Arlington, VA 22203-4168
Phone: (703) 562-8800
Fax: (703) 562-8801

Global Offices

HIMSS Europe Office
Bertha-Benz-Straße 5
10557 Berlin, Deutschland
Phone: +49(0)30 34 655 42 13

HIMSS Asia Pacific Office
3 Killiney Road
#04-09 Winsland House I
Singapore 239519
Phone: +65 6664 1100
Fax: +65 6836 7728