Member Nations

Information by Country & National Member Association for the 2016-2019 Term of Office
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Americas

Barbados
BHIMA – Barbados Health Information Management Association
National IFHIMA Director: Deneice Marshall

Canada
CHIMA – Canadian Health Information Management Association
National IFHIMA Directors: Marci MacDonald, Gail Crook

Jamaica
JAHIMA – Jamaica Health Information Management Association
National IFHIMA Directors: Janice Bryan
Additional Contact: Veronica Miller-Richards

USA
AHIMA – American Health Information Management Association
National IFHIMA Directors: Lorraine Fernandes, Lynne Thomas Gordon

Europe

Germany
DVMD – Der Fachverband für Dokumentation und Informationsmanagement in der Medizin
National IFHIMA Directors: Angelika Haendel, Dieter Hinzmann

Israel
Israel Health Information Management Association
National IFHIMA Director: Rachel Harambam
Additional Contact: Naomi Goshen

Italy
AIDOS IMERA – Associazione Italiana Documentazione Sanitaria
National IFHIMA Directors: Lorenzo Cammelli, Cristina Ghidini

The Netherlands
NVMAVereniging voor Zorgadministratie en Informatie
National IFHIMA Directors: Marcel van der Haagen, Wybe Dekker

Spain
SEDOM -Sociedad Española de Documentación Médica
National IFHIMA Directors: Dra. Carolina Conejo Gómez, Dr. Ramon Carlos Romero Serrano

UK
IHRIM – Institute of Health Records & Information Management
National IFHIMA Director: Amanda (Mandy) Burns

Eastern Mediterranean 

Saudi Arabia / GCC Member Country
Saudi Health Information Management Association (SHIMA)
National IFHIMA Directors: Hussein Ali Y Albishi, Mustafa Khalid Aljarrah

Africa

Ghana:
Ghana Health Information Management Association (GHIMA)
National IFHIMA Directors: Tegbey Isaac Eyram, Charles Antwi

Kenya
AMRO-K – Association of Medical Records Officers of Kenya
National IFHIMA Directors: Pepela Wanjala, Yusuf Ajack Ibrahim

Nigeria
HIMAN – Health Information Managers Association of Nigeria
National IFHIMA Directors: Olawole Ajayi, Adepoju Kayode

Tanzania
Tanzania Health Records and Information Association (THERIA)
National IFHIMA Directors: Geofrey Semu, Josephat Msami

South East Asia

India
HIMA – Health Information Management Association of India
National IFHIMA Directors: Dr. G. D. Mogli, Mr. Subhakar Medepalli

Indonesia
PORMIKI – Indonesian Association of Medical Records and Health Information
Perhimpunan Profesional Perekam Medis dan Informasi Kesehatan Indonesia
National IFHIMA Directors: Lily Widjaja, Dr. Gemala Hatta

Western Pacific

Australia
HIMAA – Health Information Management Association of Australia
National IFHIMA Directors: Sallyanne Wissmann, Vicki Bennett

China
CMRA – China Medical Records Association
National IFHIMA Directors: Professor Aimin Liu, Ms. Zhao Xueying

Japan
JHIM – Japanese Society for Health Information Management
National IFHIMA Directors: Yukiko Yokobori, Keiko Hayashi

Korea
KHIMA – Korean Health Information Management Association
National IFHIMA Directors: YooKyung Boo, SeolKyung Baek

The Philippines
PMRA – Philippine Medical Records Association
National IFHIMA Directors: Lourdes L. Palapal, Lilian Garcia