President’s report

Hello Members, My thoughts are with our members in Queensland and northern NSW who were impacted by the floods earlier this month. Please reach out if there’s any way we can assist. Aside from the extreme weather, Autumn is my favourite season, given the milder temperatures and reduced amounts of pollen in the air that… Continue reading President’s report


  Roll up, roll up for an evening of entertainment and fun! The VIC Branch is hosting a TRIVIA NIGHT – its first in person event since 2019. Food for the evening will be provided and there are great prizes on offer for the winning teams.   Bring a group of friends together for a… Continue reading HIMAAVIC Branch Annual TRIVIA NIGHT!

Stroke Clinical Coding & Documentation Education Program

 VIC & TAS:, SA & NT:, ACT & QLD:

From the CEO’s desk

At the start of year the staff at North Ryde and I initiated a clean-up and mini makeover of our work environment. I love a good spring-clean, throwing or donating what we don’t need. We cleared two storage rooms, turning one into my office and the other to an informal collaborative space with two hot desks for visitors. Our meeting room is recarpeted with a splash of wall paint and decked out with AV to hold a meeting. I’d like to thank the HIMAA staff who led and pitched in to help.

HIMAANSW Branch Update – March 2022

News from NSW The NSW branch had their first meeting of the year which was very well attended.  Our members provided feedback to us after the meeting saying how great it was to see everyone’s face. We are progressing with organising our professional development days for 2022 with our first one scheduled for July 2022.… Continue reading HIMAANSW Branch Update – March 2022

Have you been making the most of your HIMAA Membership?

Have you been making the most of your HIMAA Membership?

HIMAA Member Profile

Our member of the month for March is Kate Deighton who works at Central Coast Health in New South Wales. Membership Category: Full Member HIMAA Member since: 2020 What is your current role? I currently work as a Health Information Manager at Gosford Hospital. I have been with Central Coast Local Health District for the… Continue reading HIMAA Member Profile

Student Profile

Our student of the month for March is Merynne Rich from Ferndale in Western Australia. Merynne scored 98% in medical terminology and 96% in clinical coding and is due to complete the 22274VIC Certificate IV in Clinical Classification very soon.   We asked Merynne the following questions.   What led you to enrol in our… Continue reading Student Profile

From Our Members

Member Name: Rahimah Mah  Membership Category: Senior AssociateFirst joined HIMAA: 2019 Event: HIMAA VIC Online Social & Games Night! (March 3rd 2022)   What did you enjoy most about the evening? Getting to know friendly new faces. It was also interesting to meet different HIMs who are doing different jobs, yet we are all related to health information. Playing games online together… Continue reading From Our Members