Mission & Vision

The Massachusetts Health Information Management Association (MaHIMA) is Massachusetts's professional health care organization of 2000 credentialed specialists in the field of health information management (HIM). MaHIMA is a non-profit, component state association affiliated with the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and their 103,000 credentialed health information management professionals nationwide.


  • To promote professional growth, competence and life-long learning
  • To promote synergy and alignment among disciplines which manage and support health information
  • To influence governmental, educational, social and business issues which affect the management and use of health information
  • To contribute to the quality and efficiency of health information systems and structures 


Leading Massachusetts in the advancement and ethical use of quality health information through collaboration and contributions of health information management professionals.  MaHIMA's primary purpose is to commit to excellence in the management of health information for the benefit of patients and providers.


View MaHIMA's Bylaws HERE.