Past Events


Bringing the Future into now: Checking Temperature while Social Distancing in the COVID- 19 era

Date / Time: July 22nd, 2020


  • John Calhoun
  • Chris Ciabarra
  • Dr. Michael Chang


SPC Webinar - Unique COVID-19 Legal Issues: The Beginning of the Aftermath

Date: Friday July 17th 12:00PM - 1:00PM EDT


  • Deborah A. Cmielewski



NYHIMSS Webinar - How Are FHIR-Based APIs Changing Healthcare?

Date / Time: July 15, 2020 at 12:00 PM EDT


  • Lloyd McKenzie
  • Virginia Lorenzini
  • Helen Oscislawski
  • Mike O’Neill 
  • Thomas Hallisey

Recording: coming soon

How the Final Rules on Information Blocking Will Affect Your Organization Helen Oscislawski, Principal and Managing Member at Attorneys at Oscislawski - Date: June 12, 2020.


Recording: :

NJ HIMSS Chapter CIO Panel Discussion on Managing IT through the COVID-19 Surge

Date / Time: May 06, 2020 at 1:00 PM EDT.


  • Linda Reed, St. Joseph's Health
  • Jennifer D'Angelo, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center
  • Judy Comitto, Trinitas Health



NJ HIMSS Chapter Panel Discussion on COVID-19 Accelerated Tele-health Initiatives in NJ
Date / Time: Apr 22, 2020 at 11:00 AM EDT.

Speakers: Julia Staas, Virtua Health - Tom Pacek, Inspira Health - Michael McTigue, RWJBarnabas Health - Norine Lam, St. Joseph's Health



SPC 1-hour Webinar:  COVID-19: HIPAA, Telemedicine, Telehealth and more

Date / Time:  April 2nd at 11AM

Speaker: Helen Oscislawski, Principal and Managing Member at Attorneys at Oscislawski




Transformational Compliance Training Through Employee Engagement

Presenters: Margarita Derelanko, Director of Compliance Robin's Nest, Inc., Victoria Hewitt, Privacy Specialist Robin's Nest, Inc., Karen Acker,Administrative Director/Compliance Officer Robin's Nest, Inc.



SPRING EVENT - Patient Comfort in the Cloud

June 5 and June 6 

Ocean Plaza Resort & Spa, Long Branch NJ


Managing a HIPAA Breach - Helen Oscislawski, Esq., Founder – Attorneys at Oscislawski LLC: Date: March 21, 2019




Maryland HIMSS & CHIME Leadership Academy:  This event occured on March 6 - 7 2019

NJ HIMSS is excited and honored to be able to continually extend educational opportunities to our members and colleagues in leadership. We recognize that the IT executive role in today’s healthcare climate has never been more challenging or everchanging. We have worked with the MD HIMSS Chapter to extend a great event to our leaders designed for those interested in taking their role to the next level.

Taught by a faculty of healthcare CIOs and CMIOs, MD HIMSS has partnered with CHIME to host one-day programs (spread over two days) featuring a collaborative teaching methodology combining presentations, small group discussions, case study analysis, progressive problem solving, and personal mentoring.

The leadership lessons experienced at the Leadership Academy are applicable to any healthcare IT leader at all levels in an organization.  The principles and approaches taught have benefit for all attendees in advancing leaders’ contributions and careers.

We will offer the following CEUs (continuing education credits) to CHIME members attending, per track:

  • Leadership Academy: 7 CEUs
  • CMIO Leadership Academy: 7 CEUs
  • Cybersecurity Academy: 7 CEUs

Occured Thursday, February 21 at 12 noon – The Current Cybersecurity Threat Landscape in Healthcare and the Top 10 Things to do to Reduce Risk - Presenters: Scott Fitzgerald, Certified CISO and Paul Garrin, CIO/CTO Partner at Tatum a Randstad Company. Details: : Healthcare continues to be a prime target for attackers. Scott and Paul will present the current cybersecurity threats and the top 10 information security controls that healthcare organizations can implement to reduce risk.

NJHIMSS 2019 Winter Event: This event occured on Jan 22nd at Forsgate Country Club. 

Here is a recap of the event!

Fall annual event recap: On behalf of the NJ-DV Chapters of HIMSS’s, we would like to thank you for attending this year's 11th Annual Regional NJ-DV Chapters HIMSS Conference at the Harrah's Resort in Atlantic City, NJ. We hope you found the education and networking activities valuable.

September 26-September 28, Theme: “Healthcare: a new day, a new parAdIgm”

Event Flyer:  Click Here

Event Agenda: Click Here

The following is a link to the presentations that have been made available for your review.

Spring Event, June 2018 - Click here for a Recap of the NJHIMSS 2018 Spring Event!  Copies of presentations can now be downloaded: Click Here for the morning keynote.  Click Here for the Security panel.  Click Here for the afternoon keynote.

HIMSS National Luncheon 2018 - Thank you to our Sponsors for making the NJ NY HIMSS National Luncheon possible on Tuesday, March 6th in Las Vegas, Nevada. Click Here for the sponsor list.  

Winter Event, January 2018 - Click here for a Recap of the NJHIMSS 2018 Winter Event!

Annual Fall Conference, October 2017 - Click here for a Recap of the NJ DVHIMSS 2017 Fall Conference!

Spring Event, June 2017 - Click here for a Recap of the NJHIMSS 2017 Spring Event!

Winter Event, January 2017 - Click here for a Recap of the NJHIMSS 2017 Winter Event!