TN HIMSS-TennCare: Shaping Healthcare for Tennessee

TN HIMSS-TennCare: Shaping Healthcare for Tennessee

By Caleb Graves, TN HIMSS Advocacy Committee Chair/Director of Business Development–Staffing as a Mission In early July, the TN HIMSS Advocacy Committee met with state officials from TennCare and the Office of eHealth to discuss ways to work together. TN HIMSS...
President Update – What a Year (almost)!

President Update – What a Year (almost)!

By Eric Thrailkill, TN HIMSS Chapter President and Vice President/Chief Information Officer of AMSURG As we near the end of June 2019, and the end of the HIMSS fiscal year (HIMSS fiscal year runs July 1 to June 30), I wanted to pass on a few reflections of the past...
Reimagining the Hospital Service Center

Reimagining the Hospital Service Center

By Tommy Lewis, CPHIMS, FHIMSS; Past President TN HIMSS; Chief Transformation Officer Tivity Health Well for me it was nine airports over a period of 11 days and I was thrilled to get back to Nashville on the morning of Thursday June 13; even after a long raucous red...