Outstanding Professional Practice Experience Site Award

ArHIMA would like to recognize health care facilities that have committed to the future of the HIM Profession by accepting HIT/HIA program students for professional practice experiences (PPE). We are encouraging Arkansas HIT/HIA programs to nominate a health care facility that has demonstrated this commitment by offering students quality professional practice experiences. Recipient of the Outstanding Professional Practice Experience Site Award is kept confidential until announced at the annual convention by the President and will be awarded with a gift of recognition.

Criteria for the Outstanding PPE Site Award

  • Nomination must be made by a CAHIIM accredited school (HIT/HIA) in Arkansas
  • PPE Site must be in Arkansas
  • Nomination must be thorough and describe types of experiences/projects provided by the PPE Site that makes it “outstanding”
  • PPE Site must routinely complete evaluation forms on students

Deadline for nominations is March 15th.