AHIMA Fellowship Program

The Fellowship program is a program of earned recognition for AHIMA members who made significant and sustained contributions to the profession. Individuals who earn fellowship may use the designation Fellow of the American Health Information Management Association (FAHIMA), and their names will be maintained in the AHIMA Registry of Fellows.

The purpose of the Fellowship program is to:

  • Recognize significant and sustained contribution to advancement of the Health Information Management (HIM) discipline through meritorious service, excellence in professional practice, excellence in HIM education, and advancement of the profession through innovation and knowledge sharing.
  • Provide an incentive for members to contribute to the advancement of the profession.
  • Bring together senior HIM professionals as an organizational resource for continued promotion and development of the profession through a variety of activities.

Congratulations to the AHIMA Fellows from Indiana!

  • Linda C. Galocy, MS, RHIA, FAHIMA  Fellowship Granted 2017
  • Nancy K. Coffman-Kadish, MS, RHIA, CAPM, FAHIMA  Fellowship Granted 2012
  • Margaret A. Skurka, MS, RHIA, CCS, FAHIMA  Fellowship Granted 2008
  • Cynthia A. Spann, MIS, RHIA, CHPS, CCS, CCS-P, FAHIMA  Fellowship Granted 2017

Find the AHIMA Fellowship Program eligibility, application, and application submission deadlines by clicking here.

2023 Deadlines

May 19, 2023
August 18, 2023
November 17, 2023