Health Information Technology at Brookhaven > Faculty > Sonya E. Braddy, M.H.S.A., RHIA, CCS

Sonya E. Braddy, M.H.S.A., RHIA, CCS

Program Coordinator and Faculty, Brookhaven College


History With DCCCD

  • 2017 - Full-time faculty, Brookhaven College

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Science degree in health records administration from the University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • Master of Health Services Administration (M.H.S.A.) degree from Mississippi College

Professional Certifications

  • Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA)
  • Certified Coding Specialist (CCS)

Professional Memberships and Associations

  • Active member, American Health Information Management Association
  • Active member, Texas Health Information Management Association and Dallas-Fort Worth Health Information Management Association
  • 2013-2014 - Central liaison on the Board of Directors for Mississippi Health Information Management Association

Related Professional Experience

  • Chief of health information management section and alternate privacy officer, Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Coding manager, Children's Medical Center in Dallas
  • Health information services administrator and performance improvement coordinator, University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • Medical/health litigation legal assistant at Butler, Snow, Stevens, O'Mara & Cannada, PLLC
  • Health informatics and information management instructor, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Hinds Community College and Tougaloo College in Mississippi
  • Health Information Management adjunct faculty member, Alabama State University