Indiana Advocacy Efforts

IHIMA Day at the Statehouse - February 25, 2020

2020 IHIMA Day at the Statehouse Itinerary

Click here to read about a member’s experience of the 2020 IHIMA Day at the Statehouse.

Use #IHIMAAdvocate to see what was posted to social media during the day.

Great turnout at the 2020 IHIMA Day at the Indiana Statehouse!  


IHIMA Day at the Statehouse – March 13, 2019

Video of the 2019 IHIMA Day at the Indiana Statehouse

2019 IHIMA Day at the Statehouse Itinerary

See the photos that were posted to social media recapping the day.


Find Your State and Federal Legislators
HINT: Once you find your state legislator, click on the blue hyperlink to expand and learn more about them. Also, when looking at your state legislator, click on the ‘Visit Caucus Page’ link, this gives you more information. You find out some interesting little tidbits like what activities they are involved in, their education, their occupation just to name a few. 


IHIMA encourages all members to use the resources provided by AHIMA to contact your state and national elected officials when there is a Call to Action.

AHIMA Advocacy & Public Policy Center
AHIMA's advocacy and public policy team actively monitors, responds and participates in national policy and industry initiatives to shape and guide issues that are important to the health information management profession. The Advocacy and Public Policy Center is your central resource for activities, analyses, link, and events.

AHIMA Congressional District Meeting Resource Guide
This resource guide is a great tool for meeting with your federal (or state) elected senators or representatives. This guide covers identifying your elected officials, requesting, preparing, and conducting a meeting, along with follow-up to the meeting. The guide explains maintaining HIM advocacy, a congressional visit checklist, a meeting request template, and additional resources. (January 2020)