Welcome to the Suncoast Health Information Management Association
Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River, Okeechobee, Glades, and Hendry Counties
The purpose of this Association shall be to promote the art and science of Health Information Management, provide education to members and the community concerning health information management services, resources, policies, and promote health information initiatives.
NEW STUDENTS and NEW PROFESSIONALS
Scholarship funds are available for registration at regional/state educational events, conventions and symposiums.
Watch for new scholarship opportunities to be posted here.
Congratulations Jean Cairo, the winner of the SHIMA 2018 scholarship to attend the AHIMA Convention in Miami Beach
Click on the "DOCUMENTS" tab in the main menu on the left to locate the "Scholarship Request Form".
2018-2019 SHIMA BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Colette S Chiacchiero, RHIA, CCS-P, President
Kenneth Pugh Jr., RHIA, President Elect
Rica Sheppard, RHIT, Secretary
Abigail Smith, Treasurer
2018-2019 SHIMA Committee Chairs
Julia Steff, MHSc, RHIA, CPHQ, CPHI, CCS, CCS-P, Social Media Committee
Geyga Reyes, RHIA Membership Committee
Want to be an Effective Communicator? Medically Speaking Toastmasters Where Members Excel
Improve Interview skills
- Learn how to talk without having notes
- Be a good listener
- Postive, constructive feedback
- Learn how to be confident in getting up in front of people (big or small crowds)
- Meet new friends.
Contact VP Membership
Phone: (561) 263-5756
My Blue Button
The Blue Button lets you go online and download your health records so you can use them to improve your health, have more control over your personal health information and your family’s healthcare.
Do you want to feel more in control of your health and your personal health information?
Do you have a health issue?Are you caring for an elderly parent?
Are you changing doctors?
Do you need to find the results of a medical test or a complete and current list of your medications?