Webinar 21: Unpacking ICD-10-AM/ACHI/ACS 12th Edition Changes

With any new edition of coding standards there are often new terms to be learnt, understood, and put into practice as we code. Whilst the intention of the releases from IHACPA are to provide clarity, sometimes they take a little getting used to in practice. Based on the feedback from our coding and auditing community… Continue reading Webinar 21: Unpacking ICD-10-AM/ACHI/ACS 12th Edition Changes

National Events Schedule

Visit the Upcoming Events page of the HIMAA Website regularly, to stay up to date with planned events and activities for the year. The Calendar will feature confirmed events open for registrations.

From the CEO’s Desk

HIMAA State Branches are gearing up for activities. It is great to see the first one up and running from NSW with a focus on Digital Health, with speakers from ACT Health talking about EPIC EMR Implementation Document Scanning. The session will include a panel discussion, HIS tour and lunch held on 26 April 2023.… Continue reading From the CEO’s Desk

President’s report

I trust this issue of HIMAA Matters finds you well and enjoying the varied, detailed and interesting world of a Health Information Manager. Our diverse and wonderful team on the Board this year has expanded by one since the last newsletter. We are pleased to advise that Natasha Prasad for LaTrobe University has accepted our… Continue reading President’s report

Celebrating a fabulous career in Health Information Management over 40 years!

Jenny Elliott, long serving HIMAA member and Senior Director, Health Information Services Canberra Hospital and Health Services (CHHS) approaches retirement this week. Her career has spanned the transition from paper-based records to paper light to the digital platform with the ACT’s recent DHR implementation. Her ACT HIM colleagues wanted to celebrate her long standing and… Continue reading Celebrating a fabulous career in Health Information Management over 40 years!