Mission, Vision, and Values

Our Mission

The Kentucky Health Information Management Association is committed to excellence in the management of health information. The Kentucky Health Information Management Association will provide our members and alliances accessibility to the necessary resources (i.e., education , legislation, networking, recruitment) to promote the art and science of the health information management field.

Our Vision

To be the profession responsible for the management of health information.

We Value

  • Knowledge
  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Membership
  • Advocacy

The Kentucky Health Information Management Association (KHIMA) is a non-profit healthcare professional organization representing thousands of credentialed professionals within Kentucky. KHIMA is composed of members committed to protecting patient confidentiality, maintaining valid and accurate health data that drives the healthcare industry and is committed to advancing the health information management profession in an electronic and global environment through leadership in education and lifelong learning.

KHIMA is an affiliate of American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) as a Component Association.