Congratulations 2022/2023 Scholarship Recipients

May 18, 2023

The Washington State Health Information Management Association (WSHIMA) recognizes that our association and our profession benefit from the talents and energy of well-educated Health Information Management and Health Informatics Professionals.

Through generous donations, WSHIMA was able to offer $13,000.00 in scholarships this 2022/2023 fiscal year to assist student and professional members in their educational endeavors.

The following applicants were selected and awarded scholarships:

The Sister Peter Olivaint Scholarship –  $2,000.00 each

  • Vivian Ma
  • Emma Harding
  • Amanda Hoang

The Long Term Care Health Information Management Scholarship – $1,000.00 each

  •  Vivian Ma

The WSHIMA Professional Development Scholarship – $1,000.00 each

  • Monica Romero, RHIA, CPC
  • Megan Wooster, RHIA, CCS-P

If you are interested in applying for a scholarship in the future watch for updated deadlines on the Scholarship Page under the Members menu on the WSHIMA website.

The WSHIMA Scholarships are funded through member participation in the silent auction and quilt raffle fundraiser at the annual WSHIMA Health Data and Information Conference. Please consider supporting the scholarship program at the annual conference or through the donation link on the WSHIMA website home page.

For assistance or questions e-mail WSHIMA at wshima@wshima.org.