The 2019 LHIMA State Convention is right around the corner! Early registration is now open, and we hope you join us in Shreveport.
LHIMA would love your support in assisting students majoring in one of the five (5) HIT/HIM schools in Louisiana. Each year, LHIMA awards six (6) scholarships to HIT/HIM students totaling $4,500. One of these scholarships provides $2,000 to a professional pursuing a graduate degree.
You can support LHIMA Scholarship campaign by contributing to LHIMA Merit Scholarship Fund by going directly to the AHIMA Foundation website. Your donation is tax deductible for 2018 if you donate by 12/31/18. Please see link for to donate: Merit Scholarship Donation Link.
We are once again offering an incentive and contest now until February 28, 2019.
Any individual donating $20 or more to the LHIMA Merit Scholarship Fund between July 1, 2018 – February 28, 2019, will be entered into a drawing for a free 2019 LHIMA Convention registration valued at $272. The drawing and winner will be announced on March 4, 2019. If the winner has already registered and paid for the 2019 Convention, LHIMA will reimburse them up to $272.
If anyone is interested in donating items to Support of Schools silent auction and raffle, please contact LaTanya Brittentine – firstname.lastname@example.org, office: 318-670-9643. We are now accepting silent auction items (gift baskets, jewelry, paintings, etc.) or gift cards from any major franchise (i.e., Target, Wal-Mart, Copeland’s, Outback Steakhouse) and we will also accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express gift cards. Submissions should be mailed to 2001 Airline Drive, Suite 300-243, Bossier City, LA 71111, or hand-delivered the day of the convention to the exhibit hall. Support of Schools is a great way to support the future of our profession!
March 20-22, 2019
Shreveport Convention Center
400 Caddo Street
Shreveport, LA 71101