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. HIPAA COW 2018 Spring Conference

    April 27 7:30 am - 3:30 pm CDT
  2. WHIMA Annual Conference

    May 9 - May 11
  3. WHIMA Workshop – Coding Roundtable

    June 1
  4. AHIMA’s Faculty Development Regional Meeting

    June 14 8:30 am - 4:00 pm CDT
  5. WHIMA Fall Conference

    September 13

WHIMA 83rd Annual Conference 2018

May 9-11, 2018
The Osthoff Resort
Elkhart Lake, WI

News

WHIMA e-Alert – April 19, 2018

WHIMA e-Alert – April 19, 2018 Inside this Issue: Save the Date WHIMA 83rd Annual Conference AHIMA Seeks Your Input Click here to view our latest...

WHIMA e-Alert – April 12, 2018

WHIMA e-Alert – April 12, 2018 Inside this Issue: Save the Date Annual Conference Early Bird Registration Drawing – Osthoff gift certificate WHIMA 2018-19 Election Results WHIMA Board of Director Meeting Highlights Education WHIMA 83rd Annual Conference...

WHIMA e-Alert – March 15, 2018

WHIMA e-Alert – March 15, 2018 Inside this Issue: Save the Date Rock the Vote! WHA Advocacy Day Education AHIMA's Coffee and Coding Webinar AHIMA Volunteer Program at AHIMA Convention - Students and New Graduates Click here to view our latest...

WHIMA e-Alert – March 8, 2018

WHIMA e-Alert – March 8, 2018 Inside this Issue: Save the Date Rock the Vote! Education Click here to view our latest...

The Link” Newsletter of WHIMA – February 2018

The Link" Newsletter of WHIMA - February 2018 Inside this Issue: Editor's Note President’s Message Legal Resource Team – disbanded The Future of HIM Advanced ICD-10-PCS Coding Corner WHIMA Scholarship Team Updates Release of Information Workshop Changes to...

Career Opportunities

Manager, Medical Coding (Inpatient)

Manager, Medical Coding (Inpatient) UW Health Introduction: Bring your managerial experience to UW Health. We are seeking a Manager, Medical Coding to: Manage and oversee the daily operations of the Coding department.  This includes activities and staff,...

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Hospital Coder II

Hospital Coder II ThedaCare Introduction: Connecting Passion and Growing Talent to Make a Difference Why ThedaCare? A respectful yet challenging work environment, supportive colleagues, inviting communities, and the great feeling that comes with making a...

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Our Leadership

Christine Williams, RHIA

President

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

President-Elect

Jennifer (Laughlin) Mueller, MBA, RHIA, FACHE

Past President

Sheila Johnson-Siegler, RHIT

3rd Year Director

Kerry Heinecke, RHIA

3rd Year Director

Mary Faile, RHIA

2nd Year Director

Emmy Johnson, RHIA

2nd Year Director

Terianne Brunner, RHIA

1st Year Director

Kari Bjorge, RHIA, CCS

1st Year Director

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