The Kenya Records and Information Management Board

Background In Kenya, in late 1960s, the first Medical Records Officer was employed by Ministry of Health. By 1970 there were only 2 qualified medical records staff in Kenyatta National Hospital. Through the 1970s collaboration between Kenya and the UK, many Kenyans...

HIMAA22 Keeping Health Information Human

The Health Information Management Association Australia (HIMAA) Annual National Conference was held in Adelaide, South Australia from 26-28 October 2022. The theme for the conference was “Health Information Management: keeping health information human”, which was...

AHIMA22 Speakers Look to Build a Better World

After three years of virtual meetings, the health information community came together in person at AHIMA22 Global Conference in Columbus, Ohio, October 9 – 12. The event kicked off with an opening address by Marcus Whitney, founding partner of Jumpstart Health...