Membership Benefits

Why Join NAHDO?

When you join NAHDO, your organization becomes a member of the only national association dedicated to improving the collection and use of health care data for market, policy, and research uses.  As a member of NAHDO, your organization has access to a national network of health care data experts and leaders in the collection and use of health care data.

NAHDO Membership Benefits

Direct Mission Support

  • Membership funds help support NAHDO’s core mission to promote the collection, analysis and dissemination of health data

Education & Technical Assistance

  • Receive technical assistance for data collection, analysis and use from NAHDO and other experts
  • Receive front line information on national and local health policies and practices
  • Learn about innovative health data reporting practices
  • Participate in quality educational events:
    • Educational webinars and events
    • Members only forums and learning networks
    • Discounted annual conference pricing
  • Access to NAHDO Library:
    • State data agency profiles
    • White papers
    • Tool kits and guides
  • Subscription to NAHDO e-newsletters
  • APCD-CDL™ support and contribution

Networking & Professional Visibility

  • Become part of a national network of health data experts
  • Leadership opportunities:
    • Eligible to serve on board of directors
    • Lead NAHDO committees and role-based sub-groups
  • Opportunities to assist in the development and presentation of national testimony and comments
  • Participate as presenter in NAHDO-sponsored events
  • Access to job postings
  • Participate in role-based user groups:
    • Operations Managers (APCD, Discharge data, etc.)
    • Database Admins
    • Analysts

Advocacy

  • Advocacy for health data policies at the state and national levels
  • Participate in developing joint responses to federal proposals affecting state and private data systems
  • Direct input into national standards: NUBC, NUCC, ASC X12N
  • Opportunity to represent NAHDO in national expert panels, task forces, and local testimony

Guiding Innovations in Health Data

  • Learn about innovations:
    • Emerging information sources (EHR)
    • Emerging technologies (FHIR data linkage, big data tools)
    • Emerging issues & memes (Opioids, COVID-19)
  • Participate in collaborative environments

NAHDO Strategic Partnership Benefits

Tier 1 Contributing Partner Benefits ($5,000)

  • Includes Sustaining Membership
  • Recognition as a Strategic Partner on www.nahdo.org, www.apcdcouncil.org, & www.apcdshowcase.org for one calendar year - company logo, description and web link
  • Recognition as a Strategic Partner in NAHDO’s e-newsletters for one year
  • Opportunity for personal introductions to at least five NAHDO members during annual conference or by phone/email at other times
  • Annual Conference Benefits
    • Unlimited discounted registrations at the member rate

Tier 2 Featured Partner Benefits ($8,000)

  • Includes Tier 1 Partner Benefits
  • Three social media mentions each quarter promoting our strategic partnership
  • Discuss your organization’s priorities with NAHDO Executive Director and Director of Projects
  • Sponsor and introduce one NAHDO or APCD Council webinar per year
  • Receive personal notification of RFPs for state data systems
  • Annual Conference Benefits
    • Recognition as a Strategic Partner from the podium
    • Level 2 Conference Sponsor Benefits Package (approx. $5,000 value)
    • Complimentary use of meeting space during conference (subject to availability)
    • Two complimentary registrations

Tier 3 Collaborating Partner Benefits ($12,500)

  • Includes Tier 1 & 2 Partner Benefits
  • Access to NAHDO’s membership mailing list for one year
  • Custom benefit to support common interests with NAHDO priorities
    • Explore a critical or emerging issue with NAHDO staff
    • Use NAHDO resources to inform potential solutions or understanding
    • NAHDO-produced white paper, webinar, blog post, tool kit  or other member support opportunity 
  • Presentation of your product, services, or work at a NAHDO sponsored webinar
  • Annual Conference Benefits
    • Recognition as a Strategic Partner from the podium
    • Level 3 Conference Sponsor Benefits Package (approx. $7,500 value)
    • Complimentary use of meeting space during conference (subject to availability)
    • Three complimentary registrations
    • Priority choice of premium sponsor opportunity