Denver, CO (PRWEB) February 19, 2013
Aspen Advisors, a U.S.-based global healthcare consulting firm, announced today that it has become a Premier CHIME Foundation member. The firm joined the CHIME Foundation in January 2012 as an Associate member.
“Aspen’s vision and mission tie very closely with CHIME’s vision to shape the future of healthcare through IT leadership and mission to advance the role of CIOs and senior healthcare IT leaders through education, collaboration, and advocacy in support of improved health and healthcare in our communities,” said Daniel Herman, Founder and Managing Principal at Aspen Advisors.
“We are passionate about contributing to educational initiatives and programs that serve the professional development needs of CHIME members. In 2012, we made a number of thought leadership contributions including participating in a panel discussion at the Fall CIO Forum on IT governance best practices, contributing to several articles to CHIME’s publication “CIO Connection”, and conducting several educational webinars and online focus groups on topics including lessons learned from biomedical device integration, laying a successful IT roadmap for accountable care and population health, and core competencies for EHR value realization.”
“We’re excited about the opportunity to contribute even further to education, collaboration, and advocacy in support of improved health and healthcare in our communities.”
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is an executive organization dedicated to serving chief information officers and other senior healthcare IT leaders. With more than 1,450 CIO members and over 85 healthcare IT vendors and professional services firms, CHIME provides a highly interactive, trusted environment enabling senior professional and industry leaders to collaborate; exchange best practices; address professional development needs; and advocate the effective use of information management to improve the health and healthcare in the communities they serve. For more information, please visit http://www.cio-chime.org.
About the CHIME Foundation
The CHIME Foundation is a non-profit organization composed of select healthcare IT vendors and professional services firms. CHIME Foundation members benefit from the unique opportunity to partner and collaborate with more than 1,400 CHIME member CIOs. The CHIME Foundation provides and participates in educational initiatives and programs that serve the professional development needs of CHIME and CHIME Foundation members. These initiatives and partnerships advance the strategic and innovative applications of healthcare information technology.
About Aspen Advisors:
Aspen Advisors is a professional services firm with a rich mix of respected industry veterans and rising stars who are united by a commitment to excellence and ongoing dedication to healthcare. We work with healthcare organizations to optimize the value of their information technology investments. Our experienced team is highly skilled in all aspects of healthcare technology. We understand the complexities of healthcare operational processes, the vendor landscape, the political realities, and the importance of projects that are executed successfully – the first time. Every client is important to us, and every project is critical to our reputation. Established in 2006, the firm has grown significantly year-over-year and has earned accolades for our culture and growth. We were named one of Modern Healthcare’s “Best Places to Work in Healthcare” in 2011 and 2012 and one of Consulting magazine’s “Best Firms to Work For” in 2012. Our hallmarks are top quality service and satisfied clients; we’re proud of our KLAS rankings and that 100% of our clients are referenceable. Learn more at http://www.aspenadvisors.net.