IaHIMA - the Iowa Health Information
Management Association - is a state organization
affiliated with the national organization
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 101,000
health information professionals, it is recognized as
the leading source of “HIM knowledge,” a respected
authority for rigorous professional education and
As the membership organization of health
information management professionals in Iowa, IaHIMA is
the leader in developing, promoting and advancing the
Health Information Management profession in Iowa. IaHIMA
is committed to the quality of health information for
the benefits of the patients, providers and other users
of health information.
IaHIMA supports its membership's goal of
quality patient care through the effective management of
As an organization, IaHIMA:
provides innovative, educational and
professional support for its diverse membership.
maintains an active role in
determining and influencing national, state and
local policy initiatives.
establishes a fiscally responsible
structure that incorporates the flexibility to meet
continually assesses the healthcare
environment and rapidly responds through
communication and action.