Ontario Chapter of HIMSS

Upcoming event

October 18, 2018 - Cybersecurity in Ontario Healthcare

Time: 11:30 am to 2:30 pm (lunch included)

Cost: This is a free event for HIMSS members and non-HIMSS members who work in Acute Care or Ministry of Health.

Location: 1 Snooker Street, Toronto, ON  M6K 1G1 (in-person only)

Presentation overview:  Join HIMSS Ontario and our sponsors Trend Micro and MOBIA Technology Innovations to explore how your hospital can leverage leading-edge cyber technologies. Ensure your cyber security strategies are aligned with industry best practices to support your hospital’s current and future strategic initiatives.  Our opening speaker, Jean-Claude Lemonde is Director of IS Operations at The Ottawa Hospital and will speak on Cyber Security from an Academic Acute Care Hospital perspective.

Healthcare environments present unique security and management challenges given the need to protect patient data while embracing the ever-increasing number of digital health technologies. Because of this, the number of data breaches that have occurred and the number of records impacted, climbed for yet another year... Click here for more details. 

Space is limited so register early!

To register visit:  http://www.cybersecurityresearchcenter.ca/email/trendmicromobia/

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September 1, 2018 - Board updates

With the start of a new year, we are pleased to announce updates to the Ontario Chapter of HIMSS Board. Andrew Hussain will be taking on the role of President. Todd MacCallum is continuing his support of the Ontario Chapter of HIMSS in the role of Past President, and Susan Sepa will be taking on the role of President-Elect as Andrew moves into his new role.

 

 

Are you a HIMSS Ontario Chapter member for at least one year and passionate about affecting change in healthcare through technology? The chapter is looking for a new Board Member to join our Board of Directors. For more information, please visit the Call for Board Member.

For questions, please contact us at ontario.info@himsschapter.org