With the generous support of our donors, the AHIMA Foundation:

  • Helps current and inspiring health information professionals access tools to navigate career opportunities
  • Provides unemployed and underemployed professionals with training to remain marketable within a rapidly-evolving health information field
  • Explores research to discover innovative methodologies related to health information management in order to improve public healthcare outcomes and access to care
  • Empowers HIM students with continuous learning opportunities to prepare them for leadership roles in current and emerging health information fields 

Founded in 1962 and established as a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization in 1997, the AHIMA Foundation is dedicated to an awareness of the needs of public health, recognizing that health information is human information. The AHIMA Foundation provides information to guide personal health decisions, research to develop healthcare system policies and continuous training to equip inspiring and current health information professionals.  

Our Impact