Welcome to the HIMSS NCA Website!
HIMSS NCA is the only federally focused chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), and is based in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. We are formally known as the National Capital Area (NCA) chapter. Our chapter currently consists of over 1,000 members who are passionate about health information management and the technologies that drive health information technology innovation. The National Capital Area Chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS NCA) has a diverse membership. Our members represent hospitals, managed care organizations, vendors, integrated delivery systems, academia, non-profit healthcare organizations, as well as government agencies such as the Military Health System, Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Health & Human Services, and other federal agencies with a healthcare focus.
For more information about our Chapter, please email email@example.com.
HIMSS NCA is Looking for a New Meeting Site
(Fall 2024 – Spring 2027)
The HIMSS NCA chapter, a 501[c]  not-for-profit professional organization, is seeking a suitable meeting venue to be a Facility Sponsor for our chapter meetings and events. In recognition of the in-kind service to HIMSS NCA for the use of their space and facility resources, the sponsor will be recognized at the corporate sponsorship level, including at Chapter events and during our marketing of programs.
We invite qualified facilities to submit proposals by March 22, 2024 via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions or require further clarification on our requirements, please contact Maria Gaboury at email@example.com.
HIMSS NCA 2024 Annual Charity Golf Scramble Sponsorships!
June 17, 2024
Army Navy Country Club - Fairfax Course
Meet the Newly-Elected 2023-2024 HIMSS National Capital Area Board!
Being a member of the HIMSS NCA Board is an extraordinary opportunity to serve the HIMSS community and also to engage hospitals, managed care organizations, integrated delivery systems, non-profit healthcare organizations, as well as government agencies such as the Military Health System, Department of Veterans Affairs, and the Department of Health & Human Services.
We are pleased to announce the newly-elected members of the 2023-2024 HIMSS NCA Chapter Board for the positions of Programs Chair, Sponsorship Chair, Advocacy and Community Chair, Membership Chair, Communications Chair, Outreach and Collaborations Chair, Mentorship and Scholarship Chair
(**The Officers of the Board, President, President-Elect, Past President, Treasurer and Secretary have a two-year term through June 30, 2024 at which time the Officers will be up for re-election. The President-Elect will move into the President position and the President will move into the Past President position.**)
Positions descriptions are located in the Officer Handbook.
Eligibility for participation on the Chapter Board includes:
- A current status as a dues paying member of HIMSS
- Must be a registered and active member of the NCA Chapter for at least one year, having attended Chapter functions, and *actively* participated in committee support
- Not currently serving on the HIMSS Board
*Chapter activity is defined by a minimum of 2-3 hours a month dedicated to the committee.*
Terms of Office:
The tenure of elected Officers shall commence July 1, 2023 through June 30, 2024.
If you have any questions regarding the election process, please reach out to Maria Gaboury at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Read the latest HIMSS NCA whitepaper:
Contact us to learn about the Sponsorship Opportunities