CHIME is an executive organization serving chief information officers and other senior healthcare IT leaders. It has more than 1,400 CIO members and 70 healthcare IT vendors and professional services firms. The organization provides an environment for senior professionals to exchange information and best practices as well as address professional development needs.
CHIME created the CHIME Education Foundation as a charitable organization to support the development of healthcare IT leaders. The foundation provides scholarships and tuition assistance to CHIME members and future CIOS for attendance at a variety of education conferences, events, and professional development programs. In addition, the CHIME Foundation was established to enable providers of H.I.S. products and services to support the educational initiatives of the CHIME organization.