Professional Certification Committee

Purpose

The Professional Certification Committee administers the CPHIMS program and designs the exam. The Committee oversees performance of the exam, reviews and refines test items, develops new editions of the exam, contributes to plans for marketing and promoting the certification, and provides consultation for maintenance of a quality program.

Committee Members

 

Susan Demorsky, RHIA, CPHIMS
Information Services Group Manager of Revenue Cycle and Clinical Applications
Children's Health Services of Texas

Chair

 
 

Mimi Byrd, CAHIMS
Fellow, Health Plan Management
Defense Health Agency

 
Blane Clark, CPHIMS

Blane Clark, CPHIMS
Senior Healthcare Strategist
Vmware, Inc.

 
Carl Jaekel, MS, CPHIMS

Carl Jaekel, MS, CPHIMS
VP, Health Informatics & Enterprise Information
Medical Mutual of Ohio

 
 

David Lafferty, CPHIMS, CHCIO
Executive Vice President/ CIO
Tidewater Health Systems, Inc.

 
 

Pamela V Matthews, RN, CPHIMS, MBA, FHIMSS HIT
Executive
Matthews and Associates

 
Kenneth Noblett, CPHIMS, CHCIO

Kenneth Noblett, CPHIMS, CHCIO
Dir. Diagnostic Services & Clinical IT Coordinator
Methodist Hospital

 
 

Connie L Saltsman, MBA, PharmD, CPHIMS
Senior Director, Pharmacy Informatics
HCA

 
 

John Schrenker, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, MPA
Assistant Professor and Program Director, Health Administration Programs
Roberts Wesleyan College

 
 

Robert Stillman, RN, MA, BSN, CPHIMS
Director of Clinical Informatics
The James, The Ohio State University Comprehensive

 
 

Laura Taylor, MHA, CPHIMS
Director, Application Development
Sisters of Mercy Health System

 
 

Timothy Thate, CPHIMS
Associate Director, Technical Services
Leadingage

 

HIMSS Staff Liaison

Morgean Hirt
Director, Credentialing
(703) 722-0580