Joanne Valerius

Office: BICC 5th
Phone: 503.494.6019
Fax: 503.494.4551


Joanne D. Valerius, MPH, RHIA, Ph.D.

Joanne's interest centers on human resource development in health care settings. Her focus is on a holistic approach to the workplace and how diversity impacts the workplace.

Dr. Valerus is recent recipient of Health Information Management Triumph Award for Educators. The Educator Award honors those who demonstrate excellence in preparing the next generation of professionals for their Health Information Management careers. 


Top Publications

  • The Electronic Health Record: What Every Information Manager Should Know, The Information Management Journal, 2007.
  • Co-authored: Glencoe Medical Insurance, 2001 and 2004, Glencoe McGraw Publications, 2007. Glencoe Medical Insurance Coding Workbook, 2001 and 2004, Glencoe McGraw Publications, 2007.
  • Managing our Human Resources: Spirituality int he workplace, Proceedings of the International Health Record Congress, 2000.
  • Using Computerized Patient Record as an Interdisciplinary Teaching Tool, Learning and Working in a House of Difference Developing Community, Teaching Learning Network, College of St. Catherine, 1999.