Next TAHIMA Workshop: March 20, 2014
Our third workshop of 2014 features Melody Draper, RHIT, CHPS, CCS from Jefferson Healthcare, disucssing the ICD-10 coding guidelines. We'll be in L2 (near the TCC track/19th St) and the event will start at 6pm. Check the Events tab.
Affordable ICD-10-CM/PCS Online Training through Tacoma Community College
TCC has a 3-credit course to help coders transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10. The course will run March 31 – June 9, 2014. The total cost of the course is $386.52 for Washington State residents and you will receive 30 CEUs (for AHIMA and AAPC) for successful completion of the course.
Please click here to learn more about this affordable continuing education opportunity.
Save the Date for Two Important HIM Conferences!
The Washington State Health Information Management Association (WSHIMA) is hosting their annual state meeting at the Seattle Airport Marriott in SeaTac, WA between April 10-12, 2014. The WSHIMA Board is actively working on the agenda and will have more information about cost/speakers soon. For more information, please visit their website at http://www.wshima.org.
The Tacoma Community College (TCC) Annual HIM Leadership Conference is scheduled for Saturday, May 31, 2014. This is a student-developed conference featuring top notch speakers from throughout the industry. All money raised helps the TCC HIM program. More information will be available in April (the beginning of Spring Quarter at the college).
2014 TAHIMA Board
Your 2014 TAHIMA Board is listed below. We look forward to another great year!
- Barbara Spurlock - President
- Melody Draper - President Elect
- Kazumi Cornell - Past President
- Mandy Ferrell - Secretary
- Jannah Abdul-Qudir - Treasurer
- Kristi Hall – 2nd year Student Director
- Debbie Ottow – 1st year Student Director
- Kathy DeWitt – 1st year 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!