Allied Groups

THA works with allied organizations that represent many of the health professionals who work in hospitals and health care. These include nurses, quality directors, engineers, public relations and marketing directors, social workers and materials managers.

Members of affiliated organizations receive joint membership in the professional group and THA.

Tennessee Association of Healthcare Access Management (TAHAM)
President: Maxine Wilson
Ambassador – National Association of Healthcare Access Managers
105 Mitchell Lane
Clinton, TN 37716
Phone: 865-457-7746
Email: maxinewilson@comcast.net

Tennessee Association for Medical Staff Services (TAMSS)
President: Debi Davis
Cumberland Medical Center
421 South Main Street
Crossville, TN 38555
Phone: 931-459-7321
Email: ddavis@cmchealthcare.org

Tennessee Association of Nurse Anesthetists (TANA)
President: Dina Velocci
PO Box 60128
Nashville, TN 37206
Phone: 615-414-8892
Email: president-elect@tncrna.com 

Tennessee Chapter, Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)
President: Marc A. Carter
CBC, Owner
1403 Timbercrest Drive
Morristown, TN 37814-5809

Tennessee Dietetic Association (TDA)
President: Marilyn C. Holmes
Vanderbilt University
201 25th Avenue South
Nashville, Tennessee 37240 7804
Phone: 615-343-2638
Email: mcholmestda@aol.com

Tennessee Health Information Management Association (THIMA)
President: Lela McFerrin, RHIA
Parallon Business Solutions/Parkridge Medical Center
Director, HIM
2333 McCallie Ave
Chattanooga, TN  37404
Phone: 423-493-1637
Email: lela.mcferrin@hcahealthcare.com

Tennessee Health Science Library Association (THeSLA)
President: Jan Haley
Saint Thomas Hospital
PO Box 380
Nashville, TN 37202
Phone: 615-222-3051
Email: jhaley@sth.org

Tennessee Pastoral Care Association (TPCA)
President: David Bluford
Parkwest Medical Center
9352 Parkwest Blvd.
Knoxville, TN 37923-0993
Phone: 865-373-1630
Email: dbluford@covhlth.com

Tennessee Society for Healthcare Consumer Advocacy (SHCA)
President: Jessica Chambers
East Tennessee Children’s Hospital
PO Box 15010
Knoxville, TN 37901
Phone: 865-541-8724
Email: jchambers@etch.com

Tennessee Society of Health Care Social Workers (TSHCSW)
President: Connie Rhodes
Social Services Director
Life Care of Hixson
5798 Hixson Homeplace
Chattanooga, TN 37343
Phone: 423-842-0049
Email: conniearhodes@yahoo.com

Tennessee Society for Respiratory Care (TSRC)
President: Zach Gantt, RRT
Encore Healthcare
104A West Court Square
Livingston, TN 38570
Phone: 931-261-9302
Email: zgantt@hotmail.com