The mission of the THIMA Foundation is to be the pre-eminent foundation in health information leadership, policy and research for the healthcare industry and the public in the State of Tennessee.

The THIMA Foundation is being established for these purposes:

  1. To conduct and sponsor educational programs of all types;
  2. To foster the accumulation and exchange of health information management knowledge and to publish and disseminate such information;
  3. To assist, sponsor and encourage individuals pursuing careers in the health care field for the benefit of the general public;
  4. To encourage and to motivate the receipt of grants by deed or will, or in any other matter, money, assistance and any other form of contribution, whether real, personal or mixed property from any and every source, governmental as well as private, and particularly from any person or firm or from any public or private corporation or association of whatsoever nature, to be used in furtherance of the objects of the corporation;
  5. To solicit, collect, receive, accumulate, administer, and disburse funds and property in such a manner which will most effectively operate to further the charitable, scientific, literary, and educational purposes of the corporation.


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THIMA Foundation Donors

THIMA Foundation would like to thank our donors for their generous contributions.

January 2019 – present

DateFirst NameLast NameCredentialsOrganizationMaking this donation in
12/3/2020CourtneyBarnardMemory of Marcus Rickman
12/1/2020JamieGlennRHIAMemory of all of those we have loved and lost within our profession
12/1/2020MaryReevesRHIA, retiredMemory of Tony Taylor
10/31/2020KarenProffittMemory of Tony Taylor
10/16/2020JuliaTraceyMemory of Tony Taylor
10/12/2020SethJohnsonMemory of Marcus Rickman
10/12/2020ValerieBowlingRHIAVolunteer State Community CollegeMemory of Tony Taylor
10/12/2020CynthiaO'NealRHITMemory of Tony Taylor
07/02/2020LynetteBaranRHIT, CHDA, CPHI
04/21/2020KarenScottRHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMAKS SeminarsMemory of Marcus Rickman
01/22/2020PamRidleyMemory of Marcus Rickman
12/31/2019AliciaCollinsRHIAMemory of Marcus Rickman
12/14/2019DonnaCoomesMBA, RHIA, CHPS, CCS, CHDA, CHC, CPHI, CPHQMemory of Marcus Rickman
12/04/2019Jamie GlennMemory of Marcus Rickman
12/04/2019Jamie GlennMemory of Natalie Frady
12/03/2019DeeWhiteMethodist HealthcareHonor of Meg McGill
12/03/2019CourtneyBarnardWTHIMAMemory of Marcus Rickman
12/03/2019LelaMcFerrinRHIA Parkridge Medical Center Memory of Marcus Rickman
12/03/2019RebeccaReynoldsRHIAUniversity of Tennessee Health Science CenterMemory of Marcus Rickman
12/01/2019MaryReevesRHIAMemory of Marcus Rickman
11/19/2019MarthaSmithRHIAMemory of Marcus Rickman
11/15/2019Kayce Glover MSHI, RHIA HIM Connections Memory of Marcus Rickman
11/12/2019MikeRainesQuadraMed HealthMemory of Marcus Rickman
11/11/2019MegMcGillRHIAMemory of Marcus Rickman
11/05/2019JillClarkMemory of Marcus Rickman
11/04/2019SethJohnsonMemory of Marcus Rickman
11/04/2019Leslie Joyner RHIT,CHP Memory of Marcus Rickman
11/04/2019ShannanSwaffordTHIMAMemory of Marcus Rickman
11/04/2019ValerieWilsonRHIA, CHDAMemory of Marcus Rickman
10/28/2019MaryReevesRHIAMemory of Sara Jane Jones
Memory of Lucy Ellen Farrar
10/18/2019LelaMcFerrinRHIAMemory of Sara Jane Jones
Memory of Lucy Ellen Farrar
10/10/2019MegMcGillRHIAMemory of Lucy Ellen Farrar
10/09/2019RebeccaReynoldsRHIAMemory of Lucy Ellen Farrar