A Message from Our New President Ardie Henry MS, RN-BC


Special thanks to   Mark Sugrue MSN, RN, FHIMSS, CPHIMS (CNIO, UMass Medical Center and ACNO of Professional Practice) who presented  Driving Analytics to the Point of Care  at our spring event.  Mr. Sugrue also offered an update from HIMSS17 and  Denise Goldsmith MS, MPH, RN, FAAN , AMIA NIWG chair, provided AMIA updates.  We want to thank both Boston Children's Hospital , our Joint Provider partner , and Newton Wellesley for their support. 

We are getting close for our  15th Annual Symposium (May 12, 2017)  – Trends in Clinical Informatics: A Nursing Perspective! Registration is open!

This year’s keynote speaker will be Dr. Jane Englebright PhD, RN, CENP, FAAN who will bring us best practices from HCA on optimizing clinical documentation and practice after an EHR implementation. In addition, Marcie Brostoff MS, RN, NE-BC (Boston Children’s Hospital), Sarah Collins, PhD, RN (Partners), Andrew Phillips PhD, RN (MGH-IHP) and others will also be providing updates on best practices and examples of nurses are transforming patient care with informatics. We will also apply for contact hours for the program 

Early Bird rates until May 5, 2017 - Members ($155) and Non-Members ($200). Register here!

There is a lot going on in our community. We look forward to seeing you soon and hearing your news! To learn more about me, our web team has compiled a short introduction in the members spotlight section below. I look forward to meeting you at TRENDS!

Ardie Henry MS, RN-BC and the NENIC Education and Development Committee



Education and Innovations

NENIC is thrilled to offer video recordings from past Education and Development programs to our members.
If you are interested in reviewing only the slide presentations, please visit our Innovation Library for past NENIC program offerings and poster abstracts.

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NENIC Membership Spotlight 

 This spotlight showcases NENIC’s greatest resource—its members. Each profile highlights the diversity of experiences, skills, and knowledge of our membership: the student, the manager, and the those at just the beginning of their careers.

Ms. Henry is an experienced healthcare professional with an extensive background in clinical nursing and healthcare informatics. She is a certified nurse Informatician with strong process improvement, management and people skills. She has been an influential leader in vendor    design, development and delivery of informatics solutions to improve patient outcomes through optimization of healthcare information technology, including utilization of clinical decision support with analytics and improved clinical workflows.  Ms.Henry currently is the Senior Clinical  Informatics Specialist at Philips Healthcare for a clinical information system that includes clinical decision support and analytics.

  Ms. Henry  received a Master’s of Science in Health Informatics and Management from the University of Massachusetts and is ANCC Board Certified in Nursing Informatics. She is involved in several professional organizations in addition to NENIC which include Organization of    Nurse Leaders (MA,NH, RI & CT), American Nursing Informatics Association (ANIA), and Health Informatics Management Systems Society (HIMSS). 

 If you would like to propose we profile a member, please contact  Director of Marketing and Communication or Director of Membership/Recruiting.

For past member spotlights, click here.