About Us

SCHIMA is a 501(c)(6) non-profit professional association serving 1600 professionals working in HIM, medical coding, revenue cycle, education and information technology specialties.

SCHIMA is the official state affiliate representing South Carolina to 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. 

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