Current Sponsors

Houston Texas Chapter of HIMSS Sponsors 2018-2019

HIMSS is a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information technology (IT). HIMSS leads efforts to optimize health engagements and care outcomes using information technology. The Houston Texas Chapter of HIMSS thanks the following sponsors for their continued support:

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As a leading provider of healthcare IT solutions worldwide, Dell EMC helps healthcare organizations advance in the digital era, with best-in-class technology for Healthcare IT, Precision Medicine, Connected Health and Security. We uniquely power digital transformation by delivering best-in-class technology for applications, data, infrastructure and security – from the edge to the core to the cloud. Collectively under the banner of Dell Technologies, Dell, Dell EMC, Pivotal, RSA, SecureWorks, SecureWorks, Virtustream, and VMware align to deliver a singular goal: helping our customers transform for the future.

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Ruston Hughes

Insight driven health is the foundation of Accenture’s approach to more effective, efficient and affordable healthcare. Our committed professionals combine real-world experience, business and clinical insights and innovative technologies to deliver the power of insight driven health. That's why the world's leading healthcare payers, providers, and public health entities choose Accenture for a wide range of services and technologies that help them use knowledge in new ways – from the back office to the doctor's office. Visit us at

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Mike Leary


Dimension Data’s healthcare practice is comprised of a team of industry veterans focused on connecting people, process, and technology to improve patient care. We increase healthcare workers’ efficiency and effectiveness using advanced technology, enabling a superior patient/care provider experience. Our practice is responsible for creating and implementing technical solutions for hospitals, clinical data centers, and other clinical environments globally. We are engaged with some of the largest healthcare organizations in the industry, sharing our legacy of innovation in technology integration focusing on hybrid IT outcomes.



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Bill Bexley
Sales Director



Logicalis employs over 4,000 people worldwide, including highly trained service specialists who design, deploy and manage complex IT infrastructures to meet the needs of almost 6,500 corporate and public sector customers.  Logicalis maintains strong partnerships with technology leaders such as Cisco, HP, IBM, NetApp, Microsoft, VMware, and ServiceNow on an international basis and provides Professional Services that align to these global technology manufactures. These business “solutions” are specifically designed for enterprise and medium-sized companies for the Healthcare, GovEd, and manufacturing industries helping them benefit from cutting-edge technologies in a cost-effective way.

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Sheela Goh, MA, MIPRS, MNAPW
Director of Communications



Network Box USA is a leading Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) in the domestic market. Our mission is to provide enterprise-level security solutions that are exceptional and affordable as we believe companies of all sizes deserve optimal protection.

With three ISO certifications (ISO 9001, 20000, 27001), numerous Global Security Operation Centers (SOCs) spanning the US, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Australia, and a dedicated Security Response Center (SRC), we are clearly in our own space. The same can be said about cloud-based security. Network Box USA continues to lead the way in offering what is currently the only suite of fully managed cloud-based security solutions available in the market today.

In the financial industry (FI) field alone, our true real-time protection serves in excess of 150 banks and credit unions.

Since 2000, we have served thousands of businesses around the world, across multiple sectors, with state-of-the-art cyber security solutions built upon our proprietary, comprehensive, real-time technology. A technology which has, to date, garnered over 100 international awards..



Michele Traina

Field Marketing Manager

Nutanix makes infrastructure invisible, elevating IT to focus on the applications and services that power their business. The Nutanix enterprise cloud platform delivers the agility, pay-as-you-grow economics and operational simplicity of the public cloud, without sacrificing the predictability, security and control of on-premises infrastructure. Nutanix solutions leverage web-scale engineering and consumer-grade design to natively converge compute, virtualization and storage into a resilient, software-defined solution that delivers any application at any scale.




Kharen Hauck

VP, Demand Gen


Phreesia is the market leader in patient intake management. Its innovative SaaS platform engages patients in their care, while enabling healthcare organizations to optimize their staffing, boost profitability and enhance clinical care. With solutions that are customizable yet scalable, Phreesia supports the needs of healthcare organizations of all sizes, from single-specialty practices to multi-specialty groups to large health systems.

Founded in 2005, Phreesia has evolved rapidly over the years, incorporating eligibility and benefits verification, building its own payments platform, and integrating with the leading practice management and electronic medical record systems.

Today, Phreesia is live in all 50 states and manages intake for more than 70 million patients each year, through a robust and growing suite of applications, including patient registration, revenue cycle, clinical support, appointments and patient activation. Those applications range from mobile and in-office registration, flexible payment tools such as online payments and card on file, specialty-specific applications with relevant clinical screeners, and applications to more effectively communicate with patients and promote services.

At Phreesia, we realize how uniquely positioned and privileged we are to connect with patients before, during and after their visit to their provider. We have made it our mission to know patient intake and to help healthcare providers better understand their patients. We use medical histories, insurance benefits, social determinants of health—whatever it takes—to gather important data and engage patients in their care. Whether we are screening for depression, identifying patients at risk for falls or signing up Medicare patients for annual wellness visits, we want to make a difference.

Phreesia is a technology company, but our goal is to improve healthcare—one patient visit at a time. To learn how Phreesia can give you the capacity for more, visit

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