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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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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BHIMA Members, Colleagues, Students & Friends-From Deneice Marshall

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  • On November 28, 2018
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As we begin the month of November I am proud to announce BHIMA is celebrating five years. We officially launched November 1st 2013 and never looked back, initially we had eight (8) founding members and have grown throughout the years. As BHIMA president, I am proud to say over the years we have had successful […]
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WHO-FIC Education and Implementation Committee Meeting in Hamburg, Germany

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  • On November 7, 2018
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The WHO-FIC Education and Implementation Committee (WHO-FIC EIC) met in Hamburg, Germany on April 11-12, 2018.    Committee members were present from many countries worldwide including The Netherlands, Republic of Korea, Australia, Sweden, Italy, Japan, Canada, and the United States. IFHIMA was well represented in the room.  Carol Lewis and Joon Hong took on the WHO […]
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Health Information Management: Update Medical Classification Systems and Health statistics

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  • On November 7, 2018
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Spring symposium of the German HIM national association: DVMD e.V.1 On March 2, 2018 in Duisburg, Germany, DVMD held its biennial one-day symposiums on most important current topics in the Health Information Management sector. Around 110 attendees (HIM personal, researchers, educators and interested persons) mainly from Germany gathered for the symposium.  Renowned speakers talked about […]
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Health Information Management Association (HIMA) India

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  • On November 7, 2018
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Asia level Conference and Exhibit on HIM and IT October 27th-28th, 2017 at Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) Puducherry – India The conference was organized by HIMA India in association with Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) Puducherry – India. It was inaugurated by the Director […]
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