Communication Committee Oversees the public communication of the association including: any public relations, MaHIMA Connect, Stay Connected Blog, social media accounts, Awards, Mentorship, MaHIMA Access. Sub Committee:  MaHIMA Connect MaHIMA’s quarterly electronic news journal with features, best practices and “in the news” about the HIM profession.

Education Committee Under the direction of the Director of Education, coordinates meeting in regard to topics, speakers, agendas, and prepares cost estimates. Manages registration at each meeting.

Legislative Affairs Committee Monitors legislation in the state legislature and works with legislatures as necessary. Organizes and plans the agenda for the Dot Wagg Legislative Seminar in November, Privacy Matters Forum and Advocacy updates and efforts. Organizes webinars and workshops. Maintains Medicolegal Guide updates and new options.

Nominating Committee This committee solicits nominees for the annual MaHIMA ballot and seeks candidates for AHIMA elections.

Annual Conference Planning Committees:

Program Committee: Responsible for the overall theme of the meeting, creating the speaker agenda and reviewing the proposed topics, keynotes, general sessions and workshops.

Arrangements and Hospitality Committee: Responsible for the overall set up of the meeting site including the planning of the menus, social events, silent auction and raffles, etc. 

Requests to participate on a committee or questions regarding the committees can be sent to Elisa Pelchat

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