Time is Running Out

If you haven’t renewed your membership yet, RENEW NOW! As a HIMAA member you receive free webinars, free podcasts, discounts to paid webinars and the upcoming 2021 National Conference. This is a transformative time for HIMAA and we want you to be a part of the journey. We recently appointed Dreda Heard to develop a… Continue reading Time is Running Out


Nominations Close Tuesday 31 August 2021   Each year HIMAA and the State Branches recognise member service to the Association and/or significant achievements on behalf of the Association and the Health Information Management profession. There are two categories: Student of the Year and Practitioner of the Year.  Awards in these categories are conferred at two levels: Branch and National.   Each… Continue reading HIMAA BRANCH 2021 MEMBERSHIP AWARDS

SA HIMAA Branch – Prohibition Liquor Co Gin Cruise

The SA HIMAA Branch held a successful networking evening onboard the Popeye cruise participating in Adelaide’s iconic award-winning gin distillery Prohibition Liquor Co Gin Masterclass. (No heating was required on the boat!!)   Around 20 people from across the public and private sectors, including a number of friends and colleagues, attended.   Members learnt the… Continue reading SA HIMAA Branch – Prohibition Liquor Co Gin Cruise

HIMAAQ Dinner – 19 November 2021 – Save the Date!

Save the date in your calendar Registrations will open soon

HIMAA Membership Renewal

HIMAA Membership Renewal   Thank you to all members who renewed their memberships before 1 July 2021. Congratulations to Rachel Thursfield, the winner of our $30 HIMAA Event Credit. For members who have not yet renewed their memberships you can renew online and help us to support you through 2021 and beyond. Please stay safe.… Continue reading HIMAA Membership Renewal

News from NSW Branch

News from NSW Branch   Here we are again in lockdown. We know we are all getting better at working from home, managing online, and being part of the office workforce at the same time – but it is still an effort every time we have to do it.   We looked at the schedule… Continue reading News from NSW Branch

HIMAA Membership – renewing now!

HIMAA memberships are due for renewal on 30 June 2021.   Being a member of an organisation that supports health information management professionals at all levels of the healthcare system is of national and local importance. Renew before 30 June 2021 to go into the draw to win a $30 credit towards your next HIMAA… Continue reading HIMAA Membership – renewing now!

HIMAA NSW Branch Event Wrap Up

Thursday 3 June 2021 saw the NSW Branch host another professional development event at Hornsby RSL. The event was well attended and we all enjoyed a delicious hot buffet breakfast.   The event saw presentations from: Dr Mooney, Cardiologist, on chest pain Sharon Bowen, HNELHD, on their HAC programme Kara Pollard/Melissa Turnell, CCLHD, on their… Continue reading HIMAA NSW Branch Event Wrap Up

HIMAAQ Branch Changes

Kathleen Rogers, HIMAAQ Branch Convenor since 2017, has made the difficult decision to step down as Branch Convenor due to work commitments.   Kathleen has played a pivotal role in HIMAAQ for more than 10 years, assisting them to deliver several successful Branch events. Kathleen’s significant contribution to the Queensland bid for the next IFHIMA… Continue reading HIMAAQ Branch Changes

HIMAAQ 2021 Mentoring Program – Off to a reinvigorated start!

HIMAAQ is pleased to report that it has regenerated it’s annual mentoring program after lying dormant for fourteen years. In 2021 the program signed ten pairs of mentors and mentees to the program, with students enrolled in their 2nd or 3rd year in the HIM degree at QUT forming the mentee group. The program had more… Continue reading HIMAAQ 2021 Mentoring Program – Off to a reinvigorated start!