AHIMA Meeting Archive: Legislative Review for the ICD-10 Delay
AHIMA presented a free webinar on the "ICD-10 Legislative Review," on April 4, 2014. This webinar recapped the legislative events leading to the 1-year ICD-10 delay in March 2014. Margarita Valdez, AHIMA's Director of Congressional Relations, and Sue Bowman, AHIMA's Senior Director of Coding and Compliance are the presentors.
To access the recorded webinar, please click here.
Next TAHIMA Workshop: May 15, 2014
Our fifth workshop of 2014 features Corrine Meyer & Melody Draper discussing what's new with AHIMA and an overview of ICD-10-PCS 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 the TCC Annual HIM Leadership Conference
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. Please see the conference flyer for more information.
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!