October 1, 2014 – (PRWeb) Panama City, FL Immersive LLC announced today that it has been named an Associate Member of the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) Foundation and a Founding Member of the Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS) Foundation.
Founded in 1992, CHIME is the premier membership organization for chief information officers (CIOs) and other senior healthcare IT leaders enabling its members and business partners to collaborate; exchange ideas; develop professionally; and advocate the effective use of information management to improve the health and healthcare in the communities they serve. Formed under the auspices of CHIME and launched on July 31, 2014, AEHIS is the first professional organization serving as an education, networking and advocacy cooperative to and for healthcare’s senior IT security leaders.
“We are delighted to welcome Immersive as a member of both the CHIME and AEHIS Foundations,” said CHIME President and CEO Russell P. Branzell, FCHIME, CHCIO. “Immersive’s thought-leadership on health data management will offer valuable insight and perspective to our members. Their expertise will cross over and touch key education, advocacy and strategic initiatives that serve and support the health IT and security professionals of CHIME and AEHIS.”
Through its Foundation memberships, Immersive will be participate in CHIME and AEHIS member gatherings, foster the exchange of innovative ideas within CHIME and AEHIS online communities, contribute ongoing thought leadership that benefits CHIME and AEHIS members via educational events and webinars, surveys and focus groups, and author articles and white papers on topics related to data governance, data management, data analytics and data protection. Industry advocacy is an Immersive core value such that contribution to CHIME’s and AEHIS’s thoughtful and critical advocacy efforts is a priority.
“It is a privilege to be named to the CHIME and AEHIS Foundations,” shared Immersive President Dan Rounds. “These organizations coalesce our industry’s most insightful and driven information technology leaders – the stewards, ambassadors and guardians of our industry’s data – to shape practice, inform policy and develop the next generation of healthcare IT executives. We share performance excellence and generous service as common values and look forward to contributing to the advancement of the missions of CHIME and AEHIS.”
Immersive Principal and Co-Owner, Stephanie Crabb, will serve as a member of the inaugural AEHIS Advisory Board and will be in attendance at the CHIME Fall CIO Forum in San Antonio, Texas from October 28-31, 2014.
Immersive is a provider of exceptional healthcare data solutions harmonized under four service pillars: data governance, data management, data analytics and data protection. We pride ourselves on a common-sense, resource-sensitive approach, with a healthy dose of ingenuity to achieve better outcomes for our clients. Our consultants have served on the front lines as well as in the executive suite; we have walked the hallways of healthcare in your shoes for decades. Client vision sets the compass for our work. Immersive was founded on the belief that our industry can and will achieve extraordinary advances in clinical care, healthcare operations and healthcare financing when we apply the full potential of the data that we have at our fingertips. We are profoundly respectful of the power and the value of today’s healthcare data and we are relentless about protecting it. For more information, please visit immersive2.wpengine.com.
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is an executive organization dedicated to serving chief information officers and other senior healthcare IT leaders. With more than 1,400 CIO members and over 140 healthcare IT vendors and professional services firms, CHIME provides a highly interactive, trusted environment enabling senior professional and industry leaders to collaborate; exchange best practices; address professional development needs; and advocate the effective use of information management to improve the health and healthcare in the communities they serve. For more information, please visit www.cio-chime.org.
The Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS) Foundation launched in 2014 as the first professional organization serving healthcare’s senior IT security leaders. AEHIS offers CSOs and other top-ranking information security leaders the professional development and networking opportunities critical for their success. Members have access to the educational resources and support for addressing key industry specific privacy and security issues. Formed under the auspices of CHIME, the premier executive organization dedicated to servicing Chief Information Officers (CIOs) and other senior healthcare IT leaders, AEHIS members benefit from CHIME’s twenty-two year history of delivering valuable, high-quality executive education and networking opportunities. Learn more at www.cio-chime.org/aehis.