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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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...

Call for Board Nominations

The South Carolina Health Information Management Association (SCHIMA) Nominating Committee wants you to suggest fellow members and/or yourself as possible candidates for the SCHIMA Executive Board positions for the next fiscal year July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019....

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...

Piedmont Regional Fall Meeting

Please join the Piedmont Region for a great day of education in Greenville. To view the agenda, registration rates and to register, please follow the link. Learn More and...

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...

SCHIMA Election Results

Congratulations to the newly elected officers of the 2017-18 SCHIMA Board of Directors. SCHIMA had a 13% voter turnout rate. Election Results: President Elect Teri Huss, MHSA, RHIA, COC Recording Secretary Wanda Luckey, RHIA, CCS Treasurer Wanda Puryear, RHIT...


2017 – 2018 SCHIMA Board of Directors

Upcoming Events

  1. SCHIMA Coastal Region Winter Meeting

    February 23 8:30 am - 2:30 pm EST
  2. 2018 SCHIMA Annual Meeting

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

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