Professional Head Shot - Harry Rhodes

Harry B Rhodes

Adjunct Faculty, Biomedical and Health Information Sciences

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1919 W. Taylor St., 233 AHSB

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By appointment

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I currently serve as BHIS Adjunct Faculty at UIC, and Principal of Harry Rhodes - Health Information Consulting, as well as Adjunct Faculty at Governors State University, University Park, IL, St. Catherine University, Minneapolis, and Resurrection University, Chicago.

Previously, served as Director of National Standards at AHIMA, and Director of Medical Information Services at Columbia/HCA Presbyterian Hospital in Oklahoma City, OK. He has also served in various other HIM roles, including educator, independent consultant, regional corporate consultant, revenue cycle manager. clinical document improvement manger, quality assurance manager, utilization review manager, patient registration manger, and department manager.

Past member, and liaison to national/international alliance organizations: HL7, IHE, ISO, ISACA, ACDIS, ISSA, HIMSS, ONC, FTC, CMS, WEDI, ASTM, and ECRI Institute.

I provided volunteer services to the Chicago Area Health Information Management Association, Illinois Health Information Management Association, Advisory Board Member, Institute of Technology & Media at Robert Morris University.

Notable Honors

2007 - FAHIMA/Fellow of the American Health Information Management Association, American Health Information Management Association

2003 - Professional Achievement Award, Illinois Health Information Management Association

2002 - Distinquished Member Award, Chicago Area Health Information Management Association


Certificate in Effective College Instruction. 2018, The Association of College and University
Educators and the American Council on Education, New York, NY

PhD – Information Technology - IT Security. 2016, Capella University, Minneapolis, MN

Certificate in Health Information Technology. 2003, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

MBA, Health Care Administration. 1988, Wayland Baptist University, Plainview, TX.

BS, Medical Record Science. 1980, University of The Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX.