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On December 6th, 2016,  the HIMSS NCA Chapter was proud to host the 4th Annual Ugly Sweater Holiday Party in support of Toys for Tots.  The objectives of Toys for Tots are to help less fortunate children throughout the United States experience the joy of Christmas; to play an active role in the development of one of our nation’s most valuable resources – our children; to unite all members of local communities in a common cause for three months each year during the annual toy collection and distribution campaign; and

In honor of Behavioral and Mental Health Awareness month. Pathway Homes was the recepient of the 2015 HIMSS-NCA Charity Program award. Pathway Homes embodies the spirit of recovery: embracing an attitude of hope, self-determination and partnering with each individual on their personal journey toward achieving self-fulfillment and realizing their dreams.
Today the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) convenes the first joint meeting of the Health Information Technology Policy and Standards Committees. We intend...