• Best Practices for Implementing Enterprise Health Systems

    A GCC HIMSS & PMI of Chicagoland event. Learn project management best practices for implementing enterprise health systems.

  • 2015 Midwest Fall Technology Conference

    Learn more about the 2015 Midwest Fall Technology Conference, taking place October 25 - 27, 2015 in Detroit, MI

  • 7th Annual Health Reform Summit

    The 7th Annual Health Reform Summit is taking place November 11, 2015

  • View Recorded Webinars for CPHIMS Credit

    Did you miss a recent webinar? Looking for ways to earn CPHIMS credit? Check out our recordings of all past webinars and request CPHIMS credit.

  • Mentorship

    The GCCHIMSS mentoring program provides opportunities for mentors and protégés to build new skills, prepare for career advancement, build self-esteem and self-confidence and fulfill personal goals.


Upcoming Events


2015 Midwest Fall Technology Conference

The 2015 Midwest Fall Technology Conference (October 25-27th) will be taking place in Detroit, MI.


GCC HIMSS Webinar: Final EHR Meaningful Use Rule Debrief

Curious about the new EHR Meaningful Use rules? Join us for a webinar debrief on the new updates!


7th Annual Health Reform Summit

The 7th Annual Health Reform Summit will be taking place Wednesday, November 11, 2015.

Welcome to GCC HIMSS!

We are a diverse group of experienced healthcare professionals working in the greater Chicagoland area. We work at hospitals, corporate health systems, consulting firms, vendor organizations, universities, and a wide variety of other organizations. Many of us are the decision makers in our organization. Our members range from CEOs, CIOs, and other senior executives to analysts and students. We have technical members and clinical members. The majority of GCC’s members have well over ten years of experience in the healthcare field.


Clear Background Advocacy Emblem

As part of the FY14 HIMSS Chapter Level of Advocacy Awards, the GCC Chapter was awarded the Presidential Level of Advocacy Award. A HIMSS Chapter Level of Advocacy Award is presented to the Chapter as a direct result of their Chapter Advocate's leadership and commitment to health IT advocacy. A special thank you goes out to chapter member and former Advocacy HIE Chair Lauren Wiseman MSN, RN- BC at the Central Illinois Health Information Exchange and her team for all their hard work on the Chapter’s HIE Advocacy Day program.