Do you have an outstanding HIM department?
Does your employer deserve recognition for innovations in HIM?
If so, nominate your employer for AHIMA's newest award.
Named for founder Grace Whiting Myers, the AHIMA Grace Award: In Recognition of Excellence in Health Information Management will honor healthcare delivery organizations that demonstrate effective and innovative approaches in using health information to deliver quality healthcare.
Evaluation criteria include:
- How the healthcare delivery organizations contribute to a patient-centered model of care
- How electronic health records are being advanced by the organization
- How HIM is integrated throughout the workplace
The University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics received the inaugural Grace Award in 2012. The award was presented at the annual AHIMA Convention & Exhibit that was held in Chicago:
Press release: AHIMA calls for nominations to recognize outstanding achievement in Health Information Management
Let's recognize today's health information management innovators...Nominate your organization today!
Applications for the 2013 Award Year are now open.
A Microsoft Word version of the application is also available for download.
This version allows you to see all the questions at once, type out your responses and save them at your convenience. Once you’ve completed the entire application, simply cut and paste your responses into the online form and submit them from there.
All applications are due by Midnight CDT, June 30, 2013.
We look forward to your submission.