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2021 WVHIMA Call for Board Nominations!

2021 WVHIMA Call for Board Nominations!Calling all nominees! WVHIMA is seeking nominations for elected officers for the 2021-2022 Board of Directors! Are you interested, or know someone who would be a great nominee? See below for more information on each position and...

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Call for Speakers for WVHIMA 2021 Virtual Convention

Call for Speakers for WVHIMA 2021 Virtual ConventionWe have some exciting news! The West Virginia Health Information Management Association (WVHIMA) is pleased to announce the 2021 Annual Convention will take place virtually this year. This year’s theme is “The COVID...

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January/February Membership Message

January/February Membership Message In this issue: President's Message Call for Award Nominations WVHIMA Call for Board Nominations 2018! WVHIMA Annual Convention Marketing Items for Raffle Get Connected At Canaan! Vendor Registration NOW OPEN!  

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November/December President’s Message

November/December President's Message In this issue: President's Message 2017 AHIMA House of Delegates Meeting Get Connected at Canaan! AHIMA – IG HealthRate – Now FREE to Qualified Organizations!

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July / August President’s Message

July / August President's Message In this issue: 2017 WVHIMA Fall Retreat The Impact of Clinical Validation Denials and ICD-10 Coding Changes on Revenue Integrity

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June Membership Update… Final President Message

June Membership Update... Final President Message Start of Summer, End of My Term As I sat down to write my final membership update, I want to express my sincere and honest gratitude to everyone for their commitment and support of WVHIMA. I had set some heroic goals...

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WVHIMA 2017-2018 Board Election Results

WVHIMA 2017-2018 Board Election Results All, I am very pleased to inform you that the election results are in! The following candidates have been elected for the positions on WVHIMA Board of Directors for the 2017-2018 term. Congratulations on...

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February Member Update

February Member Update My apologies for being late on this update! February being a “short month” as well as a flurry of activity, I got behind. I started this month off in Chicago as a member of the AHIMA Convention Planning Committee for Los...

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2017 WVHIMA Annual Convention

2017 WVHIMA Annual Convention All, Our WVHIMA Annual Convention at Oglebay Resort in Wheeling, WV (April 19-21) is only 75 days away! Please remember that early registration ends on February 28, 2017. You have a chance to earn 12 CEU's for...

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WVHIMA New Year and New Adventures!

WVHIMA New Year and New Adventures! WOW! 2017 is here and I can hardly believe I am half-way through my term this year. If you follow me on Facebook, I have been using #WVHIMA and #BeAHIMHero for posts that are to lead and inspire you this...

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December Membership Update

December Membership Update MERRY CHRISTMAS to All HIM Professionals! Tis’ the season for being a super holiday hero! Many of us are super busy preparing for our Christmas Holiday festivities as well as year-end projects. And WVHIMA Board of...

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September Message – Education Heroes

September Message - Education Heroes September is typically the time we think “Back to School”, even with many of the schools returning in mid-late August. Education is very important to WVHIMA and our membership, and we are proud to present...

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Emergency Response Update from Senator Capito

Emergency Response Update from Senator Capito Dear Friends, My thoughts and prayers are with all West Virginians who have been impacted by the severe flooding throughout our state, especially those who have lost or are missing loved ones....

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WVHIMA Distinguished Member 2016

WVHIMA Distinguished Member 2016 Each year, one WVHIMA member is recognized as a Distinguished Member for their outstanding contribution to the profession. This person has made an exceptional impact through volunteerism to WVHIMA, AHIMA, and...

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WVHIMA Board Election Results

WVHIMA Board Election Results Please join us in congratulating the winners of the 2016-2017 WVHIMA Board Election! President-Elect Megan McDougal, MS, RHIA, CHTS-IM Vice President Jamie Anderson, RHIT, CHTS-IM Secretary Stephanie Newbrough,...

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