Call for Speakers!

KHIMA Annual Meeting


The Kentucky Health Information Management Association is actively seeking informative and innovative speakers to present on a variety of healthcare related topics for the 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting. If you’re interested in proposing a topic to speak on, please visit KHIMA’s speaker bureau portal and submit your proposed topic no later than February 26th

When completing the speaker bureau submission form please be sure to select the Kentucky Health Information Management Association as the association you would like to request to speak for. Please note there will be a limited number of live sessions, so there is a chance that your presentation will be pre-recorded if you’re selected to speak.

KHIMA is particularly interested in highlighting subjects/topics in the following areas, but we’re always open to any new topics you’re interested in proposing:


  • Electronic health records (EHRs)
  • HIIM software applications (encoders, patient information management systems, and chart management, CDI systems, and electronic queries.)
  • Personal health record (PHR)
  • Health information exchange (HIE)
  • Speech recognition

Management Development:

  • Project management
  • Training and development
  • Work design
  • Employee hiring and retention
  • Effective communication

Clinical Data Management:

  • Prospective payment systems (for example, DRG and APC)
  • ICD-10
  • Registries
  • RAC

Performance Improvement:

  • Outcomes data management
  • Revenue cycle management
  • Clinical practice guidelines
  • Remote coding or computer-assisted coding

External Forces:

  • OIG work plan
  • Compliance
  • Legal or regulatory update
  • EHR certification and incentive programs

Clinical Foundations:

  • Pathophysiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Clinical intervention
  • Diagnostic and laboratory testing
  • Telemedicine

Privacy & Security:

  • Release of information
  • Confidentiality
  • Personal health information
  • Security risk assessment
  • Security audit
  • Privacy risk assessment

Thank you for considering the opportunity to speak at the KHIMA Virtual Annual Meeting! Please contact KHIMA if you have any questions.