HIMSS is a part of HIMSS WorldWide, a cause-based, global enterprise producing health IT thought leadership, education, events, market research and media services around the world. Founded in 1961, HIMSS WorldWide encompasses more than 52,000 individuals, of which more than two-thirds work in healthcare provider, governmental and not-for-profit organizations across the globe, plus over 600 corporations and 250 not-for-profit partner organizations, that share this cause. HIMSS WorldWide, headquartered in Chicago, serves the global health IT community with additional offices in the United States, Europe, and Asia.
Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational corporation that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics and personal computers and services. Its best known software products are the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems, Microsoft Office office suite and Internet Explorer web browser. It is the world's largest software maker measured by revenues. It is also one of the world's most valuable companies.
The International Business Machines Corporation (commonly referred to as IBM) is an American multinational technology and consulting corporation, IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting andconsulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.
Health Level Seven International (HL7) is the global authority on standards for interoperability of health information technology with members in over 55 countries. We Join HL7 and gain access to implementation resources that make our job easier!