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Call for Board Nominations

Call for Board Nominations   There’s always room for volunteering!   At UHIMA, we feel that volunteering is like a garden – sweet and appreciated! Especially when you serve as a board member. Which flower appeals to you?  UHIMA 2020 Board Member...

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UHIMA Annual Conference Registration

UHIMA Annual Conference Registration In response to the COVID-19 pandemic UHIMA has made the decision to reschedule the 2020 annual conference which will now be held on Saturday, August 15th. To accommodate with ongoing uncertainty, the conference will be a half day...

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Member Survey

Member SurveyATTENTION, UHIMA WANTS YOU! Your opinion, at least.  Please take this survey to help your current and future Board members serve you better. We want to get to know you and how we can better serve you and your career. It should take no more than 15...

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UHIMA Election Results

UHIMA Election Results The 2019-2020 executive board election results are in. Let us congratulate and welcome the following candidates into their newly elected offices:President-elect: Lisa SavageAdministrative Assistant: Malinda BurtTreasurer-elect: Elaine...

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March 2019 Newsletter

March 2019 Newsletter Inside this Issue:Message from the PresidentIn Memorium - Marcus TriniteThere's Always Room for Volunteering!AHIMA House of Delegates ReportGive the Gift of Your Expertise! Click here to read our latest newsletter

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Advocate, ACT Now – Your opinion matters to Congress!!

Advocate, ACT Now - Your opinion matters to Congress!! Currently, leaders in the House and Senate are reconciling differences between the two chambers' opioid bills. The final opioid package could be finalized as soon as, Friday, September 21. While the...

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Announcing the 2018-2019 UHIMA Executive Board

Announcing the 2018-2019 UHIMA Executive Board President - Carolyn Russell President-Elect - Quynn Udell Past President - Sheri Vanderhoof Acute Care Director - Sharon Rogers Treasurer - Darrell Jensen Treasurer-Elect - Kathy McCleve Secretary - Shelly...

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AHIMA ADVOCACY ALERT on HR 5795

AHIMA Advocacy Alert on HR 5795 ACT NOW: Tell Your U.S. Representative to Co-sponsor and Support H.R. 5795, the Overdose Prevention and Patient Safety Act! 42 CFR Part 2 (Part 2) is a law that regulates the sharing of substance use disorder (SUD) records....

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Health Information Management Professionals Advocacy

UHIMA is asking your assistance in a grassroots effort to advance HR 3545, the Overdose Prevention and Patient Safety Act which seeks to align the 42 CFR Part 2 regulation, a law that regulates the sharing of substance use disorder records, with HIPAA for...

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UHIMA Newsletter – May 2018

  Inside this Issue – May 2018 Come One Come All! UHIN 2018 Provider Education on Summit Legislative Advocacy Update Lobbying Letter Click here to read the latest newsletter.

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2018 AHIMA Advocacy Day

Each year, the American Health Information Association (AHIMA) hosts an Advocacy Summit in our nation’s capital. Each state association sends representatives who have the “opportunity to advocate for HIM’s professional interests, build name recognition for...

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Delay of RHIT and RHIA Beta Exam Launch Date

As some of you are aware, the RHIT and RHIA exams are scheduled to go into a beta period on 10/2/17. During the beta period immediate exam scoring is not available. The weather related emergency situations across the United States along the southern, western, and...

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AHIMA IRA Form

The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) is pleased to provide a model Patient Request for Health Information form to assist patients and providers in understanding and complying with patients “individual right of access” to their information as...

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