From the CEO’s Desk

Welcome to the latest edition of HIMAA Matters! This month I start by welcoming new and re-joining members to HIMAA. It’s great that you have made the choice to join the HIMAA health information management community.  As a professional association, we exist to support you, our members. Together we can have a stronger, more effective voice, and… Continue reading From the CEO’s Desk

From the CEO’s Desk

Welcome to HIMAA Matters,  National Clinical Coding Workforce Summit and Next Steps Thanks to everyone who attended the National Clinical Coding Workforce Summit.  We have received very positive feedback on the relevance of what was discussed and the high level of engagement on and following the day.  We have already commenced several next steps following… Continue reading From the CEO’s Desk

From the CEO’s Desk

Hello All,  National Clinical Coding Workforce Summit I’m looking forward to the conversation and discussion that will occur at next week’s National Clinical Coding Workforce Summit.  The future of the clinical coding workforce is important and is something that we can influence, ensuring the coding function and everyone who contributes to it is both valued and… Continue reading From the CEO’s Desk

From the CEO’s Desk

Hello All,  There are exciting times ahead! Firstly, the National Clinical Coding Workforce Summit Initiated by the Board in response to the current and emerging challenges facing the Clinical Coding workforce, which many of you confirmed in the recent Case for Change Consultation Paper feedback, HIMAA’s National Coding Workforce Summit is an unparalleled opportunity to… Continue reading From the CEO’s Desk

From the CEO’s Desk

CEO Report for February 2024

From the CEO’s Desk

CEO Report Welcome to 2024! I trust you are rested and ready to embrace all that 2024 brings. This year is going to be full of opportunities to continue to learn, mature, collaborate and network within your chosen career of health information management. For myself and almost everyone I meet who works in or supports… Continue reading From the CEO’s Desk

From the CEO’s Desk

The joint 20th IFHIMA Congress and 40th HIMAA Conference at the end of October was a fantastic opportunity for our profession and industry to connect, network, collaborate and learn.  Thank you to every person who attended, to those who presented, to those who had enquiring and open minds, to those who exhibited, to those who… Continue reading From the CEO’s Desk

From the CEO’s Desk

I am delighted to have been appointed to the Chief Executive Officer role of HIMAA.  This is a role I not only believe I can do well but is a role that I want to do.  As I have spent time in the interim CEO role, I have become increasingly aware that action needs to… Continue reading From the CEO’s Desk

From the CEO’s Desk

After 16 years with HIMAA, Lyn Williams, Director Education Services will be retiring at the end of the year.  Lyn has been instrumental in leading and growing HIMAA’s clinical coding focussed education services.  Today HIMAA is a successful Registered Training Organisation with over 700 national and international students enrolled in 9 different courses.  Lyn has… Continue reading From the CEO’s Desk

From the CEO’s Desk

August was a month of health information management promotion. During HIM Week it was great to see many health information management professionals and their employers using social media, with the hashtags #himweek #himweek2023 and #himaa, to recognise, appreciate and celebrate the profession. In addition, many members participated with their local teams. The greatest asset for… Continue reading From the CEO’s Desk