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.
Advancing the health information management (HIM) profession through development, education, member representation, and life long learning to ensure quality health information.
Create, develop, improve and support quality information through embracing new technologies and utilization of resources.
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
Quality healthcare through quality information