SAN ANTONIO, TX – November 2, 2017 -- The HCI Group (HCI), global leader healthcare IT consulting and services, announces its partnership with the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) to become a CHIME Global Partner.As a CHIME Global Partner, HCI will be able to offer its expertise in healthcare IT consulting and services.
“Embarking on this partnership with CHIME will help HCI expand our mission of helping healthcare organizations around the world achieve a high level of IT proficiency,” said Ricky Caplin, CEO, The HCI Group. “It also allows us to support the values brought by CHIME for advocating for the effective use of information management to improve the health and healthcare in the communities we serve in the US and abroad.”
Recently recognized by KLAS as the top healthcare IT consulting firm in the world for its unique combination of high competency and value, HCI’s international growth creates opportunity for deepening relationships with CHIME members across the globe.
“CHIME and the CHIME Foundation are blessed with dedicated and forward-thinking leaders who learn from each other and recognize the value of a true partnership,” said Russell Branzell, President and CEO of CHIME. “The Global Partner initiative is designed to enhance our partnerships and let us think beyond today and into the future about what our healthcare needs will be and how we can use IT to make healthcare better, more accessible and more equitable.”
Branzell introduced the Global Partners at the beginning of the CHIME17 Fall Forum, which draws CIOs from across the country and internationally to attend educational sessions, network and meet with colleagues to collaborate, exchange best practices, address professional development needs and strengthen partnerships with industry associations, government agencies and service firms who share a professional interest in improving the quality, safety and cost-effectiveness of healthcare.
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About The HCI Group
The HCI Group is a global leader in healthcare IT consulting with headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida and international headquarters in the United Kingdom. It offers a broad scope of healthcare IT solutions across North America, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific.
The HCI Group’s services include enterprise-wide advisory services, infrastructure management, application development, IT system implementation and training, as well as specialty service lines in integration, testing, go-live, clinical adoption, optimization, clinical transformation and HIMSS EMRAM consulting and cyber security. Learn more about The HCI Group by visiting www.thehcigroup.com