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WHIMA Election - Polls Open Monday!
March 19 - 28

Health Information Professionals (HIP) Week
March 18–24

ROI Workshop
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 opens next Monday, March 19th and will remain open until end of day on March 28th. 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.

WHA Advocacy Day

The Wisconsin Hospital Association invites you to attend the upcoming WHA Advocacy Day next Wednesday, March 21st in Madison at the Monona Terrace.

The Wisconsin Hospital Association’s Advocacy Day event draws over 1,100 hospital advocates from across the state each year to Madison. The event is designed to educate and motivate health care employees, trustees and volunteers on important health care-related issues and to encourage grassroots advocacy opportunities. Featured speakers give timely insight to state and federal health care issues and participating in legislative visits allows attendees to speak up on behalf of their hospitals.
Agenda - 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's Coffee and Coding Webinar

Percutaneous Cholecystotomy Tube Replacement
(March 9, 2018 AHIMA Webinars email)
The interventional radiology suite can be one of the most interesting rooms in the hospital. Most often associated with the vascular system, interventional radiology encompasses more than just the blood vessels. In this edition of Coffee and Coding, we will look at one such procedure and ask the question "Why"? Join us as we examine the diagnostic and procedural coding for this routine procedure.

March 21, 2018
  • 9:30 a.m. CT
  • Earn 0.5 CEUs
  • Registration is FREE!

AHIMA Volunteer Program at AHIMA Convention - Students and New Graduates

(State Leaders and HOD Digest - March 13, 2018)

AHIMA is introducing a very exciting opportunity at the 2018 AHIMA Convention in Miami, FL! AHIMA will be launching a volunteer program for current students or new graduates to attend the 2018 AHIMA convention with all expenses paid (within the AHIMA travel policy guidelines). The selected volunteers will be assigned activities throughout the convention. This is a great opportunity for our future leaders to become more engaged in the profession! Applications for this program will open March 1st until April 30th, 2018. There will be 25 people selected so be sure to share this all eligible candidates!

For more information visit the AHIMA webpage.

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