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HIMSS Arizona Chapter News

During the National Health IT Week Celebration, which celebrated our industry and the professionals who utilize health IT to improve quality and expand access of healthcare in America, the HIMSS Arizona Chapter awarded several individuals and groups with certificates of recognition for their contributions to health IT in Arizona. Congratulations to the following members, and thank you for your work and innovations in health IT!


The HIMSS Chapter of Arizona celebrated the holidays at the wonderful Phoenix Zoo. This fun filled event was a benefit for Circle the City, a local non-profit community health organization dedicated to providing high quality, holistic healthcare to people experiencing homelessness in Maricopa County. Our Chapter was excited to present a $2,000 donation to Circle the City on behalf of our members.The holiday social is always a favorite event and this year we had over 100 members attend!

The Arizona Chapter of HIMSS celebrated Nancy Ham, Hamed Abbaszadegan and Joel Barthelemy during the National Health IT Week Celebration Recognition event on Thursday October 5th.   The 2017 recipients have demonstrated exemplary leadership and innovation in the healthcare IT industry.  We were excited to celebrate their accomplishments and honor their contributions to our industry. To learn more about each recipient, click on their name.

Nancy Ham