Pictured left to right: Christopher Scott, Dean of Health and Patient Simulation, Laura Piquette, MHA, RHIA, CHPS, CDIP – Faculty, Award winner – Vania Benavides, HIIM graduate, Tracey McKethan, MBA, RHIA, CCA – Program Director, Health Information Technology, presented by MaHIMA Past President, Walter Houlihan, MBA, RHIA, FAHIMA
MaHIMA awards recognize our members and others for their outstanding contributions to our association and to our profession 2019-2020 Recipients.
MaHIMA Individual Achievement awards recognize the Best of the Best for their contribution to our profession and to the association.
Our awards are annually given at our Winter Meeting in February. The following individuals were honored:
Award Submission Deadline
|Member Recognition||(no submission required – recognizes 25+ years of membership)||Fall Meeting September 20, 2019|
|HIM Advocacy Award||October 20, 2019||Dot Wagg Seminar|
November 1, 2019
|Individual Achievement Awards:|
Outstanding New Professional Award
Outstanding Mentor Award
Professional Achievement Award
Distinguished Member Award
|November 30, 2019||Winter Meeting|
February 7, 2020
|HIM Team Excellence Award||February 23, 2020||At facility during HIP week|
|Student Achievement Award||(no submission required – winners named by program directors)||At school during May 2019 TBD|
Retired Past Award Program Winners – These awards are no longer given by the association, but we still want to recognize the efforts of these award winners. Thank you for your continued support in MaHIMA.