Information Systems Benchmarking Association is currently afree
association of health information systems professionals within companies.
HISTBA conducts benchmarking studies to identify practices
that improve the overall operations of the members.
Systems Benchmarking Association is dedicated to the analysis
and improvement of business processes in the health care industry
and related industries. Through the exchange of data gathered in
benchmarking surveys, members will be able to benefit from the experience
of many companies in the industry. Membership is open to individuals
employed as permanent employees of companies in the health care
industry and related industries.
To identify "Best in Class" business
processes, which, when implemented, will lead member companies
to exceptional performance as perceived by their customers.
To conduct benchmarking studies of important
To create a cooperative environment where full
understanding of the performance and enablers of "best in
class" business processes can be obtained and shared at reasonable
To use the efficiency of the consortium to obtain
process performance data and related best practices from inside
the health services and banking industry.
To support the use of benchmarking to facilitate
process improvement and the achievement of total quality.
The scope of HISTBA membership is open
to individuals employed as permanent employees of companies
in the health care management industries.
Company membership will be considered with
respect to compliance with HISTBA mission, goals and operating
guidelines, as well as, qualification of the organization within
the scope of membership.
Participation in specific efforts will be optional
and open only to members with costs shared by the participants.
Members pay only if they join a specific study. Currently, membership
in HISTBA is free.
We reserve the right to review membership applications
and to make the final decision whether or not to accept any application.
Consulting firms are ineligible for membership.
HISTBA will identify and present to members
opportunities to participate in Benchmarking studies on various
topics addressing issues of importance to health services and
There are two types of Benchmarking
Consortium studies are offered to the membership
as a whole with costs divided.
Single company sponsored studies addressing
the interest of one member company can be offered to other selected
members for no fee.
The association will also support health information
services, banking and related industries' benchmarking efforts:
Research - Access public and private databases.
Identify study participants - Top companies
in health services and related industries.
Collect data - Manage response collection with
the participants as a third party.
Lead site visits - Structured with best participants.
Interest group roundtables will be organized throughout
the year. Members will pay a nominal fee to join real and virtual
roundtable discussions that address specific processes for health
services and related industries.
Currently, membership in HISTBA
is FREE! Costs of studies are shared by the participants.
All names submitted to this site shall be used expressly for the purpose of networking organization in benchmarking studies. Names are used for this organization and also for the ebenchmarking Newsletter. No names submitted to this site are ever sold. If you suspect that others are using this list please call us at 1-888-323-6246. Individual's names are confidential and will not be released. However, a company or organization name may be listed as our member.