Welcome to the Suncoast Health Information Management Association
Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River, Okeechobee, Glades, and Hendry Counties
Become a Suncoast HIMA Member
Only $30 to become an active member of Suncoast HIMA for 1 year!
Members receive a discounted rate for the events.
Join today and save!
Save the Date!
Our next SHIMA meeting has been scheduled for January 25, 2020 at Jupiter Medical Center. An email will be sent out soon with registration details.
We look forward to seeing all of you there!
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".
2019-2020 SHIMA BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Kenneth Pugh Jr., RHIA, President
Colette S Chiacchiero, RHIA, CCS-P, Past-President
Rebecca Pimentel, RHIA, President Elect
Kacey Bishop, RHIT, CCS, Secretary
Abigail Smith, CCA, Treasurer
2019-2020 SHIMA Committee Chairs
Rica Shepard, RHIT, Membership Committee
Colette S Chiacchiero, RHIA, CCS-P, Nominating Committee
Julia Steff, MHSc, RHIA, CPHQ, CPHI, CCS, CCS-P, Social Media Committee
2019-2020 SHIMA - Palm Beach State College Student Liaison