Final Consultation on the Aust Digital Health Capability Framework and Quality Data Guideline – closes Friday 13/10/23

AIDH is calling for participation in the final consultation of the Australian Digital Health Capability Framework and Quality in Data and Connecting Care Guideline.

Let us Know!

If you are aware of relevant health information management related news that is happening at a local, state, government, agency or international level, let us know so we can share it in upcoming HIMAA Matters.

One Month to Go! IFHIMA and HIMAA Congress: 30 Oct – 1 Nov

There is just over four weeks to go until the upcoming Joint 20th IFHIMA Congress & 40th HIMAA Conference, being held 30 October – 1 November in Brisbane. Find out what you can expect by reading more.

Webinar 29: My Health Record Update

Join us and Dr Kathy Rainbird PhD from ADHA on Thursday 12 October, for an update on the My Health Record including: National Connections, Statistics, Current Priorities, the my health app, and more!

HIMAA Membership Enhancement Strategy

During HIM Week we introduced the 2023-2024 Membership Enhancement Strategy, a framework designed around ‘Membership Enhancement’ of the HIMAA community. This program aims to improve satisfaction, value and engagement for our members.

Membership Awards

Each year HIMAA and the State Branches recognise member service and significant achievement to the Association or the health information management profession. Nominations are now open for the two categories: Student of the Year and Practitioner of the Year.

HIMAA QLD Branch Mid-Year Social Event

The HIMAAQ Branch recently held their annual Night of Networking sponsored by TIMG; and as part of HIM Week the Branch has been engaging with over 450 secondary schools across the state.

SA Branch Committee Update

The SA Branch Committee recently hosted a Christmas in July Social Dinner. This was a wonderful occasion for members to come together, celebrate and strengthen their bonds. HIMAA are pleased with the attendance of the event including President Catherine Garvey.

QUT Open Day

Recently at the QUT Open Day where the Bachelor of HIM was profiled with a booth and presentations. Interim CEO, Sallyanne Wissmann met with Sue Walker, Course Coordinator at the booth.

La Trobe University HIM Week Morning Tea

La Trobe University (HIM) academics hosted an intimate morning tea to celebrate HIM Awareness Week. This provided a great opportunity to celebrate the profession and its strong advocacy for the authorised use of quality health information.