Regional Associations

Southern Illinois Health Information Management Association (SILHIMA)

Join or Renew Today!

Membership year July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022


Membership Categories:

  • Active Membership – $25.00 – Interested in SILHIMA purpose and willing to abide by the AHIMA Code of Ethics
  • Student Membership – $10.00 – Formally enrolled in an AHIMA accredited or approved program

When you join online, you will have the option to pay by mail with a check or pay online with a credit card (AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, or Visa). You will receive two emails once you join – 1) a confirmation email and 2) a registration statement email which serves as your receipt (if you paid by credit card) or invoice (if you plan to pay by check).

If you are paying by check, make your check payable to KnowledgeConnex, include your invoice # that is on your registration statement email, and mail your check to KnowledgeConnex. The mailing address will be on the registration statement email.

Click Here to Complete the Membership Application

Call for Board Nominations

We need your help to continue the success of this great organization. As a member of the SILHIMA Board, you will have countless opportunities, including networking with various leaders, involvement with speaker selections, learning the inner operations between SILHIMA and ILHIMA, and personal growth. The rewards and benefits of volunteering your service to SILHIMA are limitless, especially with the ever-evolving role of the HIM profession.

We encourage our members to provide input on identifying qualified and motivated nominees and we encourage each SILHIMA member to consider serving as a Board Member. Please consider nominating yourself or a SILHIMA colleague for one of the following SILHIMA board positions.

  • President-Elect
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer

Take a look at the SILHIMA position descriptions for additional information. To view a more detailed position description, click here.

Complete the Call for Board Nomination Form

Distinguished Member Award

The Distinguished Member Award is an honor to be given to a SILHIMA member who has made a lasting contribution and achievement to the Association.

Recipients must be an active member with SILHIMA or have been a member in good-standing at the time of retirement.

Please take a moment to consider a fellow member deserving of such an honor.

Complete the Distinguished Member Nomination Form

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2021-2022 Board of Directors


Abby Belcher


Elizabeth White

Past President

Melissa Hunter

Heather Colwell

Carrie Allison, RHIA, CTR, CPC


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