Awards

Individual Awards-Opiate Epidemic- Staffing Question 1

November 7th, 2018|Awards, Nominations|

Legislative Committee-Advocacy Award-Volunteer

https://mailchi.mp/888137c59610/legislative-committee-advocacy-award-volunteer.

September 19th, 2018|Awards, Legislative|

AWARDS 2018: Outstanding New Professional

Ashlee Purcell, RHIT

Winner of 2018 MaHIMA Outstanding New Professional Award

Ashlee Purcell was nominated for the MaHIMA Outstanding New Professional Award by her Director, Bibi VonMalder.  The following comments were adapted from the nomination:

Ashlee received her RHIT this year.  I became Ashlee’s director a year ago as she was finishing school and preparing to sit for her RHIT credentials.  From […]

February 20th, 2018|Awards|

AWARDS 2018: Champion

Marianne Garfi, RHIA, CCS-P

Winner of 2018 MaHIMA Champion Award

Marianne Garfi was nominated for the MaHIMA Champion Award by Ellen Butler Vaitkunas, RHIA.  The following was excerpted from the nomination.

Marianne has been an active MaHIMA member for 25 years.  I have had the pleasure of working with Marianne on the Nominating Committee for over four years now but she has […]

February 20th, 2018|Awards|

AWARDS 2018: Professional Achievement

Danielle Roy, RHIT, CCS, CPC 

Winner of 2018 MaHIMA Professional Achievement Award

Danielle Roy has worked in the HIM field for over 20 years.  Danielle began her career in healthcare at Southcoast Healthcare as an Emergency Department registration staff.  She attended Bristol Community College to receive her HIM degree and eventually became an outpatient coder.  As the organization grew, she was […]

February 13th, 2018|Awards|

AWARDS 2018: Professional Achievement

Cheryl Rau, RHIT

Winner of 2018 MaHIMA Professional Achievement Award

While finishing her last HIM classes at Fisher College, where she was on the Dean’s List, Cheryl Rau interned at Morton Hospital. Following graduation in 2011, Cheryl returned to Morton as a coder.  After a couple of years she left and moved on to another positon at another facility during which […]

February 13th, 2018|Awards|

2018 AWARDS: Distinguished Member

Walter Houlihan MBA, RHIA, AHIMA Fellow
Winner of 2018 MaHIMA Distinguished Member award

Walter Houlihan is the senior director of Health Information Management and Clinical Documentation at Baystate Health in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Walter has been a director of health information management in major teaching hospitals in New York City and Chicago over the past 35 years. He is past President of the […]

February 7th, 2018|Awards|

2018 AWARDS: Outstanding Mentor

Mary Beth Brouillard, MBA, RHIA,

Winner of 2018 MaHIMA Outstanding Mentor Award

Mary Beth Brouillard was nominated for the MaHIMA Outstanding Mentor Award by Patricia Fountain, BS, RN, MBA, CCDS, a colleague who knows first-hand the impact Mary Beth has on others.  The following is excerpted from the nomination:

I am writing this letter to nominate Mary Beth Brouillard, MBA, RHIA, Market […]

February 7th, 2018|Awards|

AWARDS: HIM Advocacy

Barry Libman Honored with MaHIMA HIM Advocacy Award

MaHIMA announced the selection of Barry Libman, MS, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, as recipient of MaHIMA’s HIM Advocacy Award for 2017. The annual award recognizes individuals who advance the HIM profession with “numerous and long-term contributions.” The HIM Advocacy Award was presented to Barry at MaHIMA’s annual Dot Wagg meeting on Friday, November […]

November 14th, 2017|Awards|

MaHIMA AWARDS

MaHIMA AWARDS

We have 2 exciting items this week … Let’s celebrate you !!!

First … Let’s congratulate Barry Libman, MS, RHIA, CDIP, CCS as the recipient to receive the 2017-18 Advocacy Award … Congratulations Barry!

And … Individual Achievement Award nominations are still open!!!

MaHIMA is honoring the following categories, and the period is open those who now, earlier this year to […]

October 31st, 2017|Awards|