Profile: One HIM Professional’s Road to the C-Suite
May10

Profile: One HIM Professional’s Road to the C-Suite

The journey from coding professional to C-suite executive isn’t really as far as it seems—just ask Cheryl Harmon, MBA, CFO of St. Vincent Health. Last year, Harmon was named one of the CFOs of the year by the Indianapolis Business Journal.

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AHIMA CEO Named Among Most Powerful Women in Health IT

For the second year in a row, AHIMA CEO Lynne Thomas Gordon, MBA, RHIA, FACHE, CAE, FAHIMA, has been named one of Health Data Management’s Most Powerful Women in Healthcare IT.

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Interest in CDI Outside of the US
Mar22

Interest in CDI Outside of the US

Outside of the US, CDI programs are being implemented, leading to increased demand for CDI specialists and a keen interest in the CDIP credential.

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2016 Convention: New Coding, HIM Apprenticeships Offer Opportunity to Enter the Industry
Oct19

2016 Convention: New Coding, HIM Apprenticeships Offer Opportunity to Enter the Industry

The AHIMA Foundation is responding to the growing industry shortage of experienced coding and HIM professionals by unveiling an apprenticeship standard and initiative along with succinct guidelines certified by the US Department of Labor.

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2016 Convention: HIM Education, Workforce Must Jointly Embrace Learning Data Analytics
Oct17

2016 Convention: HIM Education, Workforce Must Jointly Embrace Learning Data Analytics

Finding the sweet spot of “Where Education Meets Workforce” is the focus of its own AHIMA convention track taking place Monday afternoon. The track aims to highlight the symbiotic relationship between what happens in academic programs and workplace settings.

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