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WHIMA e-Alert

March 8, 2018

Save the Date

WHIMA Election
March 19 - 28

Health Information Professionals (HIP) Week
March 18–24

ROI Workshop - Last day for Early Bird Registration!
March 29, 2018
Wisconsin Dells

WHIMA Workshop - Health IT and Analytics - Registration is open!
April 5, 2018
Mid State Technical College - Stevens Point, WI

WHIMA Annual Conference - Registration is open!
May 9-11, 2018
Osthoff resort

WHIMA Workshop - Coding Roundtable
June 1, 2018
Rasmussen College - Green Bay, WI

WHIMA Fall Conference
September 13, 2018
Bridgewood Resort Hotel

Rock the Vote!

Voting for WHIMA leadership will open the morning of March 19th and remain open until end of day on March 28th. Meanwhile, please take the opportunity to learn more about the candidates so you can make an informed decision. Review ballot, candidate bios, and a brief response to a question determined by the Nominating Committee by logging in to the WHIMA member center. Due to technical difficulties, the recording of the Live Chat is not available for review.


WHIMA Health IT and Analytics Workshop

Registration is now open for the WHIMA Health IT and Analytics Workshop!

As healthcare becomes more data-driven, organizations will seek health data analysts who understand how to interpret and provide value to data and analytics. In this Health IT and Analytics Workshop, you will learn from experts working in healthcare analytics IT at Aspirus Health. You will learn what tools are used in data analytics, the skills an HIM professional needs to work in the field of data analytics, and the need for an information governance plan.

Who should attend?
HIM Managers, AHIMA Credentialed Professionals, and anyone with an interest in learning more about analytics in healthcare.

Date: April 5, 2018
Time: 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Location: Mid State Technical College – Stevens Point, WI

Learn More and Register

AHIMA’s Faculty Development Regional Meeting

By Betty Rockendorf, MS, RHIA, CHPS, CHTS-IM

The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is hosting AHIMA’s Faculty Development Regional Meeting on June 14th, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM. This is an opportunity for educators to learn how to teach Data Analytics. Other workshop topics for the day include Academic Resources and Academic Affairs Updates, as well as On-line Teaching Strategies and Resources. The presenters are: Nathan Patrick Taylor, MPH, MS, CHDA, CPHIMS, Clinical Informatics Consultant, and Christi Lower, MS, RHIA, FAHIMA, Academic Affairs, AHIMA

Educators are encouraged to join us! Registration link can be found here. The full-day workshop provides 5 continuing education units.

The UW-Parkside campus is located at 900 Wood Road, Kenosha, WI 53141. AHIMA is also presenting this regional workshop in Maryland, Washington, and Texas.

Betty Rockendorf, MS, RHIA, CHPS, CHTS-IM is Program Director for the University of Wisconsin - Parkside Health Information Management and Technology program.

AHIMA Career Assist Virtual Career Fair

(excerpt from AHIMA e-Alert March 1, 2018)

Are you looking for a new job? Registration is open for Career Assist and AHIMA's Virtual Career Fair on April 26. At this no-charge event, job-seekers can chat live, one-on-one, from the comfort of your own home or office, with employers who have open job opportunities. Discuss your background and experience, share your resume, and ask questions, directly with the recruiters.

Register here - It's Free!

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