American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Health Information Technology Committee

The charge of this committee is to guide the College in methods to propagate and disseminate information for education of the Fellowship; evaluation and preparation of interactive technologies for all aspects of Fellowship management and education; the preparation and maintenance of policies necessary to coordinate and ensure compatibility of information technology (IT) within the College; participation in national committees and leadership organizations that direct the application of health care IT (HIT) and direct HIT policy; and a gradual, but continuous, migration of all forms of communication within the College, between the College and its Fellowship, and among the Fellowship, from conventional methods to methods utilizing the latest mainstream technology