2016 MT HIMSS 5th Annual Spring Conference & Trade Show

May 10, 8:30am - May 12, 4:00pm, MDT

Big Horn Resort -


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We are pleased to announce that our 5th Annual Conference and Trade Show will be held May 10 through 12 at the Big Horn Resort in Billings, Montana. The event will include participants from both Montana and Wyoming - all passionately dedicated to the concept of "Transforming Health Through IT." We are currently developing a DYNAMIC agenda with presentations that are RELEVANT to today's issues in Healthcare and Health IT, so stay tuned for more information!



Vendors / Sponsors 

We invite you to be a Vendor / Sponsor for our 2016 Spring Conference. As one of the newest chapters, your support is vital to our goal to present an exceptional event to our growing membership. The board of MT HIMSS appreciates your consideration.




This event will have participants from Montana and Wyoming dedicated to "transforming health through IT".  The MT HIMSS Board is very excited to present quality education sessions to our attendees. 

A membership survey identified the following topics of interest:

  • HIT Innovations
  • Clinical Informatics
  • Quality Improvement and Measurement
  • HIE and Interoperability
  • Patient-Centered Care
  • Clinical and Business Intelligence
  • Privacy and Security


Additional topics could focus on the Triple Aim which is a framework that describes an approach to optimizing health system performance and includes the following:

  • Improving the patient experience of care (including quality and satisfaction)
  • Improving the health of populations
  • Reducing the per capita cost of healthcare


Speakers will receive a complementary attendee registration as well as one night's lodging for speaking at this event. *Deadline to submit speaker applications is March 28, 2016 - CLOSED





 Professional Development Opportunity!

MT HIMSS is dedicated to helping our members grow professionally, and we are proud to offer a CAHIMS Boot Camp review course along with the opportunity to take either the CAHIMS or CPHIMS exam in conjunction with our annual conference this May in Billings.

Why should you get certified?

It's a competitive world out there, and many healthcare organizations require that candidates have certifications that validate their knowledge, competency and credibility. HIMSS offers certifications recognized as the "premier standard" of professional HIT knowledge. By getting certified, you can:

  • Distinguish yourself in an increasingly competitive marketplace
  • Demonstrate that you meet an industry standard of professional knowledge and competence in healthcare information and management systems
  • Gain skills and tools to help make a difference in your organization and your community
  • Demonstrate your commitment to continuing professional development
  • Gain a sense of personal and professional achievement

CAHIMS Prep Course - Tuesday, May 10, 8-5 pm MDT

CAHIMS or CPHIMS Exam - Wednesday, May 11, 3-5 pm MDT

Big Horn Resort, 1801 Majestic Lane, Billings, MT 59102

Click HERE to learn more and REGISTER! The deadline to register for the exams is Saturday, April 16th. (extended through 5/9)


If you need more information about anything regarding the conference, please email the MT HIMSS Board at montana.info@himsschapter.org