San Diego HIA


Position Name
President Joanne Hewitt, RHIT
President-elect Svetlana Woersching, RHIT
Past President Dorothy O’Hagan, MNLM, RHIT, CCS
Secretary Daniel Castanon, RHIA
Treasurer Patricia Conover, RHIT
Board Liaison Maria Hewett, MBA, RHIA


E-mail SDHIA President
Visit SDHIA Linked In
Visit SDHIA Facebook
Visit SDHIA Twitter

SDHIA Ballot Now Open

Now is the opportunity to vote for the incoming SDHIA Board of Directors and Delegates to CHIA House of Delegates who will lead your CLA in the years ahead. Ballots must be submitted by 4:00 pm on Monday, February 20, 2017.

  • Eligible voters must be an Active member of CHIA and CLA (includes Active, Emeritus, Honorary, Graduate members only)

Learn more and meet the candidates by reading the SDHIA Candidate Biographies then CAST YOUR VOTE

SDHIA Volunteer Position Descriptions Available

SDHIA Board & Committee Position Descriptions are now available for member reference. If you are interested in volunteering and want to learn more about these SDHIA opportunities, please email

SDHIA Student Scholarship

SDHIA has established a Scholarship to support SDHIA AHIMA/CHIA Students who have completed 50% of their coursework towards a credential in HIM. SDHIA is committed to helping students complete their education and enable them to successfully embark on their HIM career path. Submit reference letters (one must be an academic reference) along with the SDHIA Scholarship Application. Applications can be submitted at any time during the 2016 – 2017 year until to February 15, 2017.

Learn more about this opportunity and apply using the SDHIA Scholarship Guidelines and Application Form.

Rules & Regulations

Approved Rules & Regulations - January 2016



The Counties of Imperial and San Diego


Meetings & Events

  • Analytics in Healthcare
    Tuesday, March 14, 2017

    Event Details and Registration

  • Medicare Hot Topics
    Tuesday, April 11, 2017 in Sharp Healthcare’s Tech Way Bldg

    Event Details and Registration Coming Soon

  • CHIA HOD Topics
    Tuesday, May 9, 2017 in TBD

    Event Details and Registration Coming Soon