Welcome to SCHIMA

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

The mission of the South Carolina Health Information Management Association is to lead and educate the community in health informatics and information management to promote the quality and integrity of health information.

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

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Attention SCHIMA Student Members and Recent Graduates

Attention SCHIMA Student Members and Recent Graduates AHIMA is introducing a very exciting opportunity at the 2018 AHIMA Convention in Miami, FL! AHIMA will be launching a volunteer program for current students or new graduates to attend the 2018 AHIMA...

Salary Snapshot Results

The results are in form our latest Salary Snapshot.

SCHIMA 2018 Winter Newsletter

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2018 AHIMA Nominations

2018 AHIMA Nominations Dear SCHIMA Member, We are looking for qualified Active members to fill the roles of AHIMA President/Chair-elect, three Directors for the Board of Directors, three Commissioners on the Commission on Certification for Health...

SCHIMA Coastal Region Winter Meeting

SCHIMA Coastal Region Winter Meeting Please join us for our SCHIMA Coastal Region Winter Meeting on the MUSC campus February 23, 2018. Five (5) CEUs are available and lunch is provided with your paid registration. Hurry now, space is limited to 50...

2018 SCHIMA Awards Nominations

Annually, SCHIMA recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of members in the following 3 areas: Champion Distinguished Member Distinguished Service Take this opportunity to honor those in our field that have influenced your career and made contributions...

SCHIMA Education – CEUs

SCHIMA Education - CEUs Looking for affordable and quality education and CEUs by year-end? Check out these options through SCHIMA. On Demand Education

Online CDI Training

Are you looking to advance your career in CDI? Does you organization need an improved CDI plan? This is your opportunity to learn at your own pace at your desk to become more proficient in Clinical Documentation Improvement. Clinical Documentation...

SCHIMA Summer 2017 Newsletter

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A Message From The President

An Open Thank You to the SCHIMA Membership: What a wonderful group! Almost 200 strong gathering in North Charleston to network, support, learn and most importantly, move forward in making change result in progress! I would like to thank each of you who joined us for...


2017 – 2018 SCHIMA Board of Directors

Upcoming Events

  1. Spring 2018 SCHIMA Midlands Webinar

    April 5 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
  2. 2018 SCHIMA Coastal Region Virtual Coding Roundtable

    April 6 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
  3. 2018 SCHIMA Annual Meeting

    June 13 8:00 am - June 15 5:00 pm EDT

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