Sitka Staff Member Appointed to American Health Information Management Association
Leslie Gordon of Sitka appointed to two year term.
Leslie Gordon, MS, RHIA, Sitka Campus Health Information Management (HIM) Program Director has been appointed to the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Education Strategy Committee (ESC) for a two year term. The ESC advising the AHIMA Board of Directors on issues that impact the HIM profession from an educational standpoint. This is a vital time for HIM education in the United States, with the national directive to implement Electronic Health Records by 2013 for all providers and the update to the current diagnosis coding system.