Learning Center

The Learning Center provides educational materials and best practice guidelines for health records/health information management professionals around the world.

The educational modules provided on the web site of the International Federation of Health Information Management Associations (IFHIMA)  are designed and provided by IFHIMA as educational resources to provide opportunities for education and communication between persons working in the field of health records/information management around the world.  Adherence to the guidelines and other information contained in the modules is completely voluntary and does not necessarily assure a successful outcome.  Nor should this information be considered inclusive of all proper policies and procedures or exclusive of others reasonably directed to obtaining the same results.

IFHIMA makes no guarantee of the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information contained in the modules, and shall not be liable for any decision made in reliance on this information.

STUDENTS STUDYING FOR THE IHRIM OVERSEAS CERTIFICATE

For students studying for the Institute of Heath Records & Information Management (IHRIM) Overseas Certificate students will need to access the following renumbered modules for their course of study:

PAPER 1 – Health Records Management

Module 1: The Health Record
Module 2: Patient Identification, Registration & the Master Patient Index
Module 3: Record Identification Systems, Filing and Retention of Health Records

PAPER 2 – Healthcare Statistics

Module 4: Healthcare Statistics

PAPER 4 – Planning & Managing a Health Records Department

Module 7: Administration and Management of the Health Record Department
Module 8: Planning a Health Record Department

Education Modules for Basic Health Records Practice