Veterans Career Services Boot Camp

April 12, 8:00am, CDT - 5:00pm, CDT

McCormick Place Convention Center | S405

Chicago, IL


Non-member Price: 

Veterans Career Services Boot Camp

Sunday, April 12, 2015
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
McCormick Place Convention Center | S405
Fee:  $325 

Join fellow veterans for a day-long career “boot camp” where speakers, subject matter experts and fellow veterans share their experiences on transitioning from a military career into the health IT field.  

Agenda Overview

  • Overview of HIMSS Veterans Career Initiative
  • Veterans Internship Case Study
  • Transitioning Roundtable
  • A Veterans Guide to Navigating the Health IT Marketing Place
  • Health IT education degrees and certification
  • Employer Panel

About VCS

HIMSS, in collaboration with Bellevue College and the United States Department of Labor, Education and Training Administration, is committed to assisting our veteran population gain knowledge of professional development and employment opportunities within Health Information Technology (IT).  The goal of the Veterans Career Services initiative is to welcome transitioning military veterans into the health IT field - a growing and promising area for technologically-adept veterans.

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