With technology playing an increasingly more pivotal role in health and social care, there has never been a more critical time for IT leaders and professionals within the NHS to stand up and drive the digital agenda forward.

BCS are delighted to partner with CHIME to allow our members to form the UK chapter of CHIME. With more than 2,800 members in over 50 countries, this partnership will allow members access to wide range of learning materials as well as the opportunity to network with senior healthcare leaders across the world.

How do I join CHIME?

I'm a BCS member

If you’re already an Associate Member (AMBCS) or above, you can find the link to apply in MyBCS.

Go to MyBCS

I'm not a BCS member

Access to CHIME is only available to BCS members at the appropriate grades, but joining is easy and only takes a few minutes.

Join BCS

Become an International CHCIO

Our partnership allows BCS professional members, who meet the requirements, to take the International Certified Healthcare CIO (CHCIO) exam which demonstrates the commitment, knowledge and experience required to meet the healthcare needs of modern society.

Access as part of your membership


CHIME members have access to myCHIME, an online collaborative social area where members from around the world can ask questions, share their findings and collaborate in secure forums.


Access case studies and a wealth of information designed to address today's complicated and diverse health IT landscape. Find articles and content from some of the most respected journals and papers at no additional cost.