Call for Board Nominations

On behalf of the Delaware Health Information Management Association, the Nominating Committee is pleased to announce that the Call for Nominations is now open. We need your input and suggestions of members to serve on the 2019/2020 Board of Directors. The rewards and benefits of volunteering for service to DHIMA are boundless, especially in this unique and exciting time in the health information management profession. As a Board member, your expertise is valued and much needed in order to keep DHIMA and its members strong through our activities as a Component State Association of the AHIMA.

In order for a nomination to be placed on the ballot, a member must be in good standing with AHIMA and DHIMA and entitled to full membership privileges, including the right to vote on matters before the members.

Please contact Patricia Wiggins: PWiggins@Christianacare.org or Shirley Tandoh: Shirley.Tandoh@Towerhealth.org with any questions.

Consider nominating yourself or another HIM professional to one of the positions listed below:

President-Elect (1) – 3-year term (President-elect, President, Past-President)

  • Organizes and presides over the DHIMA Board Meeting in the absence of the President
  • Represents DHIMA at various functions
  • Serves as a DHIMA delegate to the AHIMA House of Delegates
  • Attends AHIMA Leadership Conference
  • Participates in AHIMA Component State Association Quarterly Conference Calls
  • Prior Board experience preferred
  • Attends all Board meetings

Nominating Committee (2) – 1-year term

  • Participates in soliciting candidates and developing ballot
  • Ensures that all candidates are qualified
  • Attends all Board meetings

Member at Large (1) – 1 year term

  • Maintains an up to date list of membership
  • Functions as a Liaison between our membership, DHIMA, and other organizations and educational institutes
  • Provides updates to DHIMA Website
  • Attends all Board meetings

Recording Secretary (1) – 1- year term

  • Attends all Board meetings and takes minutes

Call for Nomination Form