MEDITECH EVP Helen Waters Elected to CHIME Foundation Board
MEDITECH Executive Vice President Helen Waters has been elected to the CHIME Foundation Board, supporting the efforts of healthcare industry leaders through collaboration, networking, and learning opportunities.
MEDITECH Executive Vice President Helen Waters has been elected to the CHIME Foundation Board. She joins several MEDITECH customers on the board, including Chairman Cletis Earle of Kaleida Health and Theresa Meadows of Cook’s Children Health Care System, in supporting the efforts of healthcare industry leaders through collaboration, networking, and learning opportunities.
"Helen has been an active CHIME participant for several years and is passionately committed to improving our industry," said MEDITECH President and CEO Howard Messing. "All of us at MEDITECH congratulate Helen on this well-deserved appointment, as she ensures our active involvement in a group that continues to address important issues in health IT."
Helen has long been known for her dedication to improving healthcare with the help of clinician-friendly, sustainable technologies. Earlier this year she led the launch of MEDITECH Expanse, the company’s new web-based solution as well the industry's first post-Meaningful Use, fully integrated EHR. Helen will begin her term on the CHIME Foundation Board on Jan. 1, 2019.
“Our members had an outstanding slate of candidates to choose from for these positions,” said Earle in a recent announcement. “Each of our new board members has a long-standing career as a healthcare leader and champion for CHIME and for our industry. Their skills, experience, and commitment will help us find new and better ways to help members in their careers and in their lives.”
The CHIME Foundation is a non-profit organization that enables healthcare IT vendors, service providers, and consultants to network and learn from the nation’s top healthcare technology leaders. For more information, please visit chimecentral.org.