Welcome to the Wisconsin Health Information Management Association

About Us

The Wisconsin Health Information Management Association (WHIMA) is a component state association of our national organization, the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).

To join WHIMA, you must be a member of AHIMA and designate Wisconsin as your state association. Learn more about AHIMA membership!

The Wisconsin Health Information Management Association is a not-for-profit organization providing leadership for the management of health records in the state of Wisconsin. WHIMA cultivates innovative concepts for improving the management of patient health record systems. WHIMA offers high-quality training in all aspects of health record management. Hundreds of health information specialists participate and attend WHIMA’s education programs annually. WHIMA’s products and services provide guidelines for confidentiality of patient information, advance workforce excellence and foster best practices in health information management.

Upcoming Events

  1. Health Information Professionals Week

    March 26 8:00 am - April 1 5:00 pm CDT
  2. AHIMA 2017 Advocacy Summit

    March 27 - March 28
  3. WHIMA Release of Information Workshop

    March 30 8:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT
  4. RWHC Leadership Series

    April 6 9:00 am - 1:00 pm CDT

Health Information Professionals Week

March 26–April 1, 2017 is Health Information Professionals (HIP) Week!


2017-2018 WHIMA Board Election

2017-2018 WHIMA Board of Directors Election March 17-April 1, 2017 All eligible voting members of the Wisconsin Health Information Management Association (WHIMA) are invited to participate in the WHIMA Board election. The election will run until midnight on April 1,...
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WHA Advocacy Day

April 19, 2017 Monona Terrace, Madison   Attention WHIMA Members The WHIMA Policy and Legislative Team would like to invite you to join us on April 19, 2017 at Monona Terrace in Madison as we participate in the annual Wisconsin Hospital Association (WHA) Advocacy...
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2017 WHIMA Annual Conference and Exhibit Show

Conference Registration is now open! Register Now! Picture your career as we explore hot topics in HIM: Clinical Documentation Improvement Data Analytics ICD-10 Information Governance MACRA And many more!    Visit the Exhibit Hall where vendors from...
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“The Link” Newsletter of WHIMA – Spring 2017

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Register Now! WHIMA Release of Information Workshop

Issues and Challenges in Release of Health Information Thursday, March 30, 2017 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Register Here 6.0 CEUs Location: Glacier Canyon Conference Center 45 Hillman Road Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965 http://www.wildernessresort.com/ Phone: 800-867-WILD...
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WHIMA Exhibit Registration OPEN!

READY... REGISTER... you ROCK! Join the Corporate Partnership Program Receive Discount Code via Email Register 2017 Exhibit Booth Choice Rock Two Great Deals! New Year, New Levels, New Benefits... The 2017 Corporate Partnership Program with WHIMA Find your Best Fit -...
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WHIMA Annual Conference and Exhibit

Exhibit Registration is Open La Crosse Center 300 Harborview Plaza La Crosse, WI  54601 1-608-789-7400 Join Us! Prepare to meet 300 HIM and Allied Health Professionals from all of Wisconsin and our surrounding states along the beautiful Mississippi River banks!  The...
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Career Opportunities

Remote Inpatient Coding Specialist

Health Information Associates Job Description: ID 2015-1011 Job Locations US - Remote Office Category Coding Overview: Headquartered in Pawleys Island, SC, Health Information Associates (HIA) is a privately held company and was founded in 1992 by Betsy Bailey, RHIA...

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Our Leadership

Jennifer (Laughlin) Mueller, MBA, RHIA, FACHE


Mary Bolle, RHIA

Past President

Dawn Paulson, MJ, RHIA

3rd Year Director

Sheila Siegler, RHIT

3rd Year Director

Kerry Heinecke, RHIA

3rd Year Director

Mary Faile, RHIA

1st Year Director

Betty Rockendorf, MS, RHIA,CHTS-IM, CHPS

2nd Year Director and Education Director

Emmy Johnson, RHIA

1st Year Director

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