About Us

THIMA 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.

Mission

Advancing the health information management (HIM) profession through development, education, member representation, and lifelong learning to ensure quality health information.

THIMA Delegates at the HOD during AHIMA Convention

Vision

Create, develop, improve and support quality information through embracing new technologies and utilization of resources.

Values

Respect

Privacy and confidentiality of health information

Excellence

Quality management of health information

Leadership

Governance of health information integrity

Innovation

Collaboration for quality health care delivery

Focus

Quality healthcare through quality information