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The premier, not-for-profit, BC organization for health informatics and information management
technology leaders, managers, vendors and consultants.

BCHIMPS 2019 Spring Education Symposium

Join us Friday, March 1, 2019 in Vancouver

Location:  Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel, Vancouver, BC


We are excited to present the day's agenda, followed by a complimentary networking social:


Guest Facilitator: Yoel Robens-Paradise, Gevity

BC's Digital Health Strategy - Transforming the Health System so that All British Columbians can Achieve Optimal Health & Wellness

Corrie Barclay, Assistant Deputy Minister, Ministry of Health

Martin Wright, Assistant Deputy Minister, Ministry of Health

Data to Action: Tackling the Opioid Crisis

Dr. Bonnie Henry, Provincial Health Officer

Debra Hailey, Moms Stop the Harm

Fire Chief Len Garis, City of Surrey

Jamie Arredondo, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, BC Centre on Substance Use

Guest Moderator: Martin Wright, ADM, Ministry of Health

Supporting materials for the Panel's presentation are available here

Fraser Health - Health Information Strategies for Today and Tomorrow

Gregor McWalter, Executive Director, Fraser Health

AI and Machine Learning Integration into Clinical Workflows

Jeff Lumpkin, VP Customer Advising and Analytics, KenSci

An Australasian Health Informatician at PHSA IMITS?

Dr. Damian Claydon-Platt, Chief Clinical Information Officer, PHSA

Modernizing the Mayo Clinic - Innovation and Technology to Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

Cris Ross, Chief Information Officer, Mayo Clinic and Chair HIMSS North America


   A Patients Included accredited event

This event is eligible for Professional Practice Credits. Click here for details.


Past symposium presentations are available here.

To join BCHIMPS please visit our Become a Member page.

BCHIMPS 2019 Winter Networking Social - Vancouver, BC

BCHIMPS Partnership Opportunities and the Future Direction of BCHIMPS

Big thank you to all our members and guests for coming out Jan 30th and making the evening a success!! 

Stay tuned for upcoming socials...


BCHIMPS 2018 Educational Series - WEBINARS

Thank you to our panelists, members, guests, and to the event sponsor, CGI,  

for making our Dec 6th event a success!

Visionary Sponsors


Upcoming Events

01 Mar 2019 7:30 AM • Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel, Vancouver, BC
24 Apr 2019 • Toronto, ON, Canada
01 May 2019 5:00 PM • TBC, Vancouver, BC
26 May 2019 • Beanfield Centre, Toronto, ON
10 Jun 2019 • Toronto, ON, Canada


The BC Health Information Management Professionals Society (BCHIMPS) is the premier not-for-profit organization for those involved with all aspects of managing health information within BC. A key focus of BCHIMPS is member education. The Society hosts regular symposia and other educational events featuring nationally recognized speakers while highlighting local and provincial initiatives.

Learn about our Mission and Role.

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