“Action is the catalyst that creates accomplishments. It is the path that takes us from uncrafted hopes to realized dreams”.
Thomas Huxley, Biologist (1825-1895)
The Advocacy Assistant contains valuable information, resources and guidelines, and links to helpful sites.
Check out the video from AHIMA's Hill Day in Washington D.C. and your OkHIMA Representatives - Click Here to view slideshow
Relations Reports – OkHIMA
Find bi-monthly reports as reported to the OkHIMA executive board from the Director of Governmental Relations.
Sections of the report:
- Regulatory Monitoring – Review of upcoming trends, new programs and news releases that affect Health Information Professionals.
- Legislative Update (Oklahoma) – The latest updates for upcoming bills, resolutions for the house and senate for the state of Oklahoma.
- AHIMA Hill Day Activities – Informational to keep Health Information Professionals engaged in the latest information from AHIMA for Hill Day Activities.
- Legislative Day – Monitoring of OkHIMA and Oklahoma Hospital Association’s attendance at the State Capitol for Legislative Day.
November 2010 Board Report
January 2011 Board Report
March 2011 Board Report
June 2011 Board Report
Find current legislation at the state and National level.
Find elected officials such as the President, members of Congress, Governor, state legislators, and local officials.
Recent Legislative Activity
SB701 - Click Here to View
HB1381 - Click Here to View
Save the Date: Hill Day 2012
Save the date March 27, 2012, to join AHIMA for its annual Hill Day in Washington, DC. We are looking forward to following-up our hugely successful 2011 Hill Day with another outstanding event in 2012. Put this event on your calendar now so that you can join your fellow AHIMA members with advocating on behalf of the health information management professions, your CSA, and AHIMA.