Empowering HIM Roles through a Global Voice!

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  • On December 21, 2018
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Empowering HIM Roles through a Global Voice! On behalf of the Saudi Health Information Management Association (SHIMA), the Emirates Health Informatics Society (EHIS), and the Scientific Organizing Planning Committees, we invite you to participate in the 19Th IFHIMA Congress 17th – 21st of November 2019 in Dubai. The Congress will enable the global launch of […]
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SHARING MY IFHIMA EXPERIENCES-by Gail Allen Robinson

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  • On December 20, 2018
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OVER THE DECADES I WAS LUCKY TO BE SUPPORTED TO ATTEND SEVERAL IFHIIMA Congresses:  My first was Dallas, Texas, USA in 1988: Followed by Vancouver, Canada in 1992: Munich, Germany, 1996, Washington, USA:  Seoul, South Korea, 2007; Milan, Italy, 2010; And Montreal 2013. My first thoughts in Dallas was that there was so much energy […]
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IFHIMA – 50 years and Counting! By Jean S. Clark

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  • On December 20, 2018
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In 1995, I was the President of AHIMA and Linda Kloss was the Executive Director.  We both realized that AHIMA (AMRA at the time) needed to become more involved in IFHIMA (IFHRO at the time!) and we decided to attend the IFHRO Congress in Munich, Germany.  Much to my surprise, Carol Lewis declared I was […]
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27th Chinese Medical Record Association Congress

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  • On December 20, 2018
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The 27th Chinese Medical Record Association (CMRA) Congress was held September 19~21, 2018 in Hangzhou the beautiful West Lake scenic area. The 1137 delegates participated and created records. Theme: Sharing and win-win sharing. VIP included leaders of the Chinese Hospital Association (CHA), National Health Commission of the People’s Republic of China (PR China), Zhejiang Health […]
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2018 CHIMA Conference-Niagara Falls, ON

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  • On December 19, 2018
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      CHIMA’s Conference, was held September 17-18th, in Niagara Falls, ON where they hosted more than 270 of our members. Judging by the positive comments and feedback from everyone in attendance, the 2018 Conference was a resounding success!   The theme of this year’s conference, Data – A Vital Resource, focused on the […]
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2018 AHIMA Convention Wrap-Up: By Mary Butler

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  • On December 17, 2018
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The fact that the health information management (HIM) profession is in a state of transition and technological disruption was an unavoidable message in Miami, FL this year at the American Health Information Management Association’s (AHIMA’s) 90th Annual Convention and Exhibit, which took place September 22 to September 26. Vision for the Future AHIMA celebrated its […]
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2018 Annual National HIMAA and NCCH Conference Report

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  • On December 16, 2018
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The 2018 Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA) and the National Centre for Classification in Health (NCCH) annual conference was held in the beautiful city of Hobart in the state of Tasmania 31 October to 2 November 2018. This annual conference is the largest health information management event in the Western Pacific region and […]
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44th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Health Information Management

  • Posted by Ifhima Admin
  • On December 15, 2018
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Members of the Japan Society of Health Information Management (JHIM) come together for a scientific meeting once a year. This year, the meeting was held on 20th and 21st September, 2018, at Toki Messe in Niigata City. The national meetings of JHIM are organized and managed by health information managers working in the local host […]
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The History of IHRIM

  • Posted by Ifhima Admin
  • On December 14, 2018
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The UK’s NHS and Record Keeping The NHS was founded in July 1948 -seventy years ago this year, and whilst the NHS we have inherited today is a vastly different beast, it has managed to hang on to its fundamental principle: to be free at the point of care. To most of us who don’t […]
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INTERPROFESSIONAL COLLABORATION: A TOOL TO ENHANCE EFFECTIVE HEALTH INFORMATION SERVICES IN FEDERAL TERTIARY HOSPITALS IN NIGERIA

  • Posted by Ifhima Admin
  • On December 13, 2018
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The opportunity to learn from colleagues is guaranteed in a collaborative work environment as knowledge and expertise is mutual and multiple solutions to problems are generated. This study presents the extent of interprofessional collaboration practices among Doctors, Nurses and Health Information Managers at the Federal Tertiary Hospitals in Nigeria. The study employed descriptive survey design […]
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