Why You Should Be An AHIMA-ILHIMA Member

AHIMA is the leading authority on health information. AHIMA is a global nonprofit association representing health information professionals who work with health data for more than one billion patient visits each year. ILHIMA is a component association of AHIMA. To be a member of ILHIMA, one must first be a member of AHIMA and select Illinois as their state association. There are no additional membership fees to belong to ILHIMA.

We equip our members with the strategies and resources necessary to:

  • Navigate the complexities of health information
  • Shatter data silos
  • Connect clinical teams
  • Build bridges to patient communities

These critical skills inform patient engagement efforts, determine the allocation of vital resources, and ensures the vitality of health systems and the communities they serve.