March 21, 2018
Happy Health Information Professionals (HIP) Week!
AHIMA invites all health information professionals to join the celebration and be recognized during the 29th annual HIP Week!

Help spread our message of awareness and pride by utilizing the following resources online:

  • Download the Planning Catalog to get ideas to celebrate, share articles about the health information profession, and browse the official merchandise!
  • PowerPoint Template to educate consumers and HIM and other healthcare professionals about the health information profession and its career opportunities
  • Official 2018 HIP Week Logo to place on your webpage, use on promotional materials, or in your signature line
  • Press Release Template to announce HIP Week to your organization or community
  • Official HIP Week Merchandise for yourself, your department, or your entire organization

Follow AHIMA on social media to celebrate! Don’t forget to use #HIPWEEK18!
CHIA Convention Registration Open Now
Join us for fun in the sun in San Diego for the CHIA Convention & Exhibit
June 2 - 6, 2018 | Town & Country, San Diego CA

With more than 30 educational sessions, learn from top industry experts who will explore innovations that drive success in HIM best practices. Topics include: information governance, EHR challenges and opportunities, health informatics, coding, audit/review, compliance, cybersecurity, privacy, workforce development and more. The Exhibit Hall will feature state-of-the-art solutions to help health care organizations gain a competitive advantage. Invest in your professional career and register today.

  • Network and engage with professional colleagues from a variety of health care roles and settings.
  • Expand health information management knowledge and expertise with inspiring innovative and informative educational sessions.
  • Spark action by acquiring essential skills and energized intention.
For full program schedule and descriptions, presenter details, and exhibitor listing, visit the CHIA Convention Program webpage or view the Convention Preliminary Flyer (PDF) .
Register by May 2 and Save!
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CHIA invites you to stay at the convention site at the newly renovated Town and Country San Diego, located in the heart of San Diego’s Mission Valley, where nostalgic charm mixes with modern amenities to create one-of-a-kind experiences.

CHIA Events Calendar
IG Web Series Part 1: Introduction to Information Governance
Friday, March 23 - Live Webinar

Medicare Advantage HCCs: A Walk Through a Year of Patient Data
Tuesday, March 27 - Live Webinar

What is a Legal Health Record?
Wednesday, April 4 - Live Webinar

Tuesday, April 10 - Sacramento
Wednesday, April 11 - Ontario

Leveraging Data Analytics for Risk Adjustment Success
Wednesday, April 25 - Live Webinar

NCHIA Student Night
Thursday, April 26 - Live Webinar

IG Web Series Part 2: Making the Case for Information Governance
Friday, April 27 - Live Webinar

What is the OIG Saying About Kwashiorkor and Malnutrition Coding
Wednesday, May 16 - Live Webinar

CHIA Pre-convention Tutorials
Saturday, June 2 - Sunday June 3 - San Diego

CHIA Convention & Exhibit
Sunday, June 2 - Wednesday, June 6, San Diego