Programs Committee

Our mission is to provide networking and professional development opportunities to chapter members and the broader healthcare audience throughout North Carolina.

Donald Cox

Programs Chair
Donald Cox, MHA, BSN, RN-C, CPHIMS

On behalf of the Committee, we invite you to check out our events calendar below. Please review our upcoming initiatives and plan to join us. We work hard to provide meaningful and timely content designed to bring value to our members.

Your input is always welcome! If you have any suggestions for an educational or networking activity, please send your suggestions to

Programs Co-Chair
Steffany Whiting

Programs Co-Chair
Steffany Whiting

In addition to the general programs, we have three Special Interest Groups (SIGs) that focus on issues that are relevant and impactful to the healthcare community:

Cybersecurity SIG

Leads efforts to educate and guide the chapter in cybersecurity awareness, preparedness, and related activities.

Informatics SIG

Guides chapter efforts to improve patient care and outcomes using information and technology.


Works to help promote the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion in the Healthcare technology professions.

If you would like to join the Programs committee or any of the SIGs, reach out to us at


We are seeking presenters for the NC HIMSS annual conference to be held October 2-3, 2023, at the Raleigh Marriott Crabtree. The conference objective is to enhance professional knowledge, create forums for networking and foster leadership at the individual and corporate level. This year’s theme is Healthy Living: Exploring the Intersection of Technology and Wellness.

If you would like to share something exciting about what you are doing in healthcare information technology, please respond to this call for presenters by July 10, 2023.