TAHIMA Meeting: December 2016
The final TAHIMA workshop for 2016 is scheduled for Thursday, 12/15 from 6-8pm at the Tacoma Lawn Tennis Club. This is a free event for paid TAHIMA members and features a catered Potato Bar for dinner, ornament exchange ($5 max), giftcard raffle, and an Ugly Sweater contest. Please check out the details by visiting our Events tab.
New TAHIMA Scholarship!
Submissions should be received no later than November 3, 2016 for consideration.
TAHIMA is proud to announce the creation of the TAHIMA Scholarship Program. We are going to award two (x2) $150 scholarships to TAHIMA members to assist with educational endeavors. To learn more or to apply, please visit our News tab.
2017 TAHIMA Board Member Nominations are now open
Want to get involved in an Organization that is making a difference? Now is a great time!
If you are interested or know of someone that is interested in becoming a part of the TAHIMA board please submit your name(s) to TAHIMA at email@example.com
The following positions are open for 2017
- President Elect
- Student Directors (at least 2 positions)
You can find the roles and responsibilities in our bylaws. The bylaws can be found under the About tab .
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Introduction to Value Based Care
You can access the powerpoint presentation from Evan Richards on 11/17. To To download the handout, please click here.
Updates to ICD-10 Guidelines
You can access the powerpoint presentation from Char Gore on 10/24. To To download the handout, please click here.
Communicating Your Way Through Constant Change
You can access the powerpoint presentation from Carl Stokes on 9/15. To To download the handout, please click here.
Bad Mules vs Valued Clinical Documentation
You can access the powerpoint presentation from Joanne Wright on 3/17. To download the handout, please click here.
2016 TAHIMA Board
Your 2016 TAHIMA Board is listed below. We look forward to another great year!
- Anita Tolbert, RHIT - President
- Carrie Cordero, MHA, RHIA - President Elect
- Melody Draper, RHIT - Past President
- Cynthia Rondeau, CCS-P - Secretary
- Corinne Jarvis, RHIA - Treasurer
- Brittany Currey - Student Director
- Tim Ramsay - Student Director
TAHIMA Email Notification
As of March 2008, TAHIMA has transitioned from physical mailings to email notifications for workshop announcements. If you'd like to be added to our email distribution list, please visit our membership page and fill out the Email Notification form. Also, if you've changed email addresses, please let us know!