Northeast Florida Health Information Management Association
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Membership year is January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016
It's quick and easy - Sign up as a new member or update your information; then pay your dues with a credit card at NEFHIMA's partner site, KnowledgeConnex, at:
Join early - dues are not pro-rated during the year!
If you prefer to mail us a check for your dues, complete this application and mail it with your check to the NEFHIMA treasurer - see "Contact the Officers" page.
Announcing the 2016 AHIMA Triumph Awards Recipients
Please give a big congratulations to Julie Shay, RHIA who was presented with this year's annual AHIMA Triumph Educator Award at AHIMA's 88th Convention and Exhibit this October in Baltimore, MD.
Health Information Management Reimagined (HIMR) is an AHIMA initiative to build a framework to transform HIM and position HIM professionals for the future. The HIMR white paper contains a bold and ambitious set of recommendations for the future advancement of the profession. AHIMA members are invited to read and comment on the white paper by August 31. Visit our website at the link above and click on the "Learn about the whitepaper" link.
NEW INFORMATICS CREDENTIAL OFFERED BY AHIMA
"AHIMA’s certification is the culmination of a long-term initiative to research and develop a credential that measures competency and expertise across the broad range of content domains required to apply health informatics in diverse settings," said AHIMA CEO Lynne Thomas Gordon, MBA, RHIA, CAE, FACHE, FAHIMA. "With the demand for health informatics professionals growing, this credential is a valuable designation for identifying individuals who have demonstrated competency in the field and sets a standard for the health informatics profession."
The content domains include:
Individuals who meet the testing criteria may apply to take the certification exam for a reduced cost of $119 during the beta testing phase beginning in December. To sign up for the beta exam, visit www.surveymonkey.com/r/LKBG8XM and for more information on the informatics credential, visit ahima.org/certification/informatics-credential.
Coming December 2016
News from FHIMA!
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We are actively seeking Committee Members
Advocacy Committee: Please contact Geri Newman, RHIT, CHTS-IM
FIRE Committee: Please contact Lee Starling, NEFHIMA President
Technology Committee: Please contact Geri Newman, RHIT, CHTS-IM
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