From the CEO’s Desk

This is my last report as Sallyanne Wissmann is welcomed into the role of the Interim CEO. I leave with an assurance that HIMAA is in excellent hands. It has been my privilege to be a part of HIMAA and I thank you for supporting me in my role as the CEO. I am pleased… Continue reading From the CEO’s Desk

2023 Health Information Management Week

Celebrating Health Information Management (HIM) Week 2023

Webinar 24: DIGITAL HEALTH | EPIC EMR Implementation | The Process and Learnings for a successful transition

We are happy to announce an upcoming webinar which will provide a valuable insight into the successful implementation of EPIC EMR, featuring the expertise of our member, Kerri McGufficke.

Early Bird Registration Closing Soon!

Early Bird Registrations end on Saturday 29 July. Early Bird access has been available since February, register now and ensure you don’t miss out as there will be no extensions. The full registration is inclusive of all social functions. Click here to register now!

Global Specialist Digital Health Workforce Census

Are you part of the specialist digital health workforce? Are you responsible for health data, information, knowledge, or technology? Be part of the census that captures the vital information about this workforce. This information is used by government, academia, peak bodies, and industry to identify workforce growth, emerging roles, and career pathways, forecast future workforce… Continue reading Global Specialist Digital Health Workforce Census


Date: Monday 25th September 2023 Time: 12 noon to 3:30pm Focus: Professional Development sessions with guest speakers and networking Venue: NSW Ministry of Health, 1 Reserve Road St Leonards Getting there: Parking available and close to public transport Catering: Lunch and afternoon tea provided Capacity: Limited to 50 attendees Registration: Opening soon, with further details… Continue reading SAVE THE DATE: HIMAA NSW Branch PD Event

Membership Matters

A succession of monthly webinars and in-person Branch Professional Development days has brought us swiftly to the end of the first half of the year. We hope you are seeing the benefit of these opportunities for your professional development, and we thank you for your continued support. If your membership expires on 30 June 2023,… Continue reading Membership Matters

HIMAA Conference Scientific Chair – Academic and Scientific Chair – Industry 2024 EOI

The national HIMAA Conference is our flagship Health Information Management event, receiving local and international recognition for its high calibre speakers, quality content and value-for-money professional development offering for members and the wider industry. The 2024 Conference will be held in Melbourne, and we are looking to recruit two key roles in the Conference Committee… Continue reading HIMAA Conference Scientific Chair – Academic and Scientific Chair – Industry 2024 EOI

HIM Student under the Spotlight

Deborah Carlile is a mature aged student in the Bachelor of Health Information Management at Queensland University of Technology. She is currently in her 5th year of part time study, aiming to complete her degree in 2024. What are your background and interests and how did these lead to your enrolment in the in Bachelor… Continue reading HIM Student under the Spotlight

Latest from HIMJ

Two new papers published in HIMJ recently … Research article  Impact of clinical note format on diagnostic accuracy and efficiency Evita M Payton, Mark L Graber, Vasil Bachiashvili, Tapan Mehta, P Irushi Dissanayake, Eta S Berner. April27 24, 2023 | OnlineFirst This research explored the impact of note formats on diagnostic accuracy and documentation review… Continue reading Latest from HIMJ