Welcome to VHIMA
VHIMA is committed to excellence through leadership in the management and use of health information, promotes mentoring and education for members and future professionals and provides environment for the promotion of technology to effectively manage information across the continuum of care. The Virginia Health Information Management Association (VHIMA) is a component state association of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).
AHIMA is the premier association of health information management (HIM) professionals worldwide. Serving 52 affiliated component state associations and more than 103,000 health information professionals, it is recognized as the leading source of “HIM knowledge,” a respected authority for rigorous professional education and training.
Virginia’s association has over 1,100 members across the state, divided between two active regional associations – SWVHIMA (Southwest) and THIMA (Tidewater). To join VHIMA, you must be a member of AHIMA and designate Virginia as your state association.