The ILHIMA Board would like to recognize two ILHIMA members who have won the AHIMA Triumph Award for 2015.
Distinguished Member Award
Patty Thierry Sheridan, MBA, RHIA, FAHIMA
Patty Thierry Sheridan, MBA, RHIA, FAHIMA, is the 2015 recipient of AHIMA’s highest honor, the Distinguished Member Award. She is passionate about HIM, leadership and volunteerism. In her experience as president of Care Communications, Inc., and her numerous senior roles at AHIMA, including as board president/chair, Sheridan has made significant contributions to healthcare leadership in HIM, patient access and data management. She currently serves as senior vice president of IOD, Incorporated, and as a community trustee on the Resurrection University Board of Directors for the College of Nursing and College of Allied Health.
Literary Legacy Award
Darice M. Grzybowski, MA, RHIA, FAHIMA
Darice M. Grzybowski, MA, RHIA, FAHIMA, received the Literary Legacy Award for providing more than 100 published articles and interviews, multiple chapter contributions, lectures and most recently authoring a book. For more than 30 years, Grzybowski has provided US and international HIM professionals, IT staffers, clinical, and financial professionals, corporate leaders and government agencies with ongoing guidance to help in managing health information, product development and industry education.