Southeast Michigan Region (SEMHIMA)
Southeast Michigan Health Information Association or SEMHIMA is MHIMA’s largest regional group!
SEMHIMA was formed in 1953 and was originally called the “Greater Detroit and Vicinity Association of Medical Record Librarians”. Over the years our name has change quite a bit. However, our purpose to be a leader in the HIM industry has remained the same. Some of our other names throughout the years are the “South Eastern Michigan Association of Medical Librarians” and the “South Eastern Medical Records Association”. Our association has been SEMHIMA since February 1993.
SEMHIMA serves the following counties:
Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, Saint Clair, Washtenaw, Wayne
Take a look at the calendar for upcoming meetings.
President: Denise Blackburn, RHIA
Kim Buti, RHIA
Ana Garcia, RHIA
Brytani Griner, MS, RHIA
Kathy Abrahamson, RHIT
Nanci Solace, RHIT
Kristin Balint, BS, RHIT
Nominating Committee Chairperson:
Maureen Mullins, RHIT
Election Committee Chairperson:
Kristen Ambrosiewicz, BS, RHIT
MHIMA – Advocate:
Tammy Bird, MS, RHIA