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African

THE POSITION OF RESEARCH AMONG HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONALS IN THE AFRICAN REGION: ISSUES, CHALLENGES AND PROSPECTS
12 Jun 03:43 am

Research is an academic tool for the advancement of knowledge and practice in all human endeavors. Earl...

HELINA 2019
12 Jun 03:25 am

The 2019 edition of the Pan-African health informatics conference (HELINA) took place in Gaborone, Botswana from 20th...

The 19TH IFHIMA Congress By Isaac Eyram Tegbey
6 Mar 02:30 am

The 19TH IFHIMA Congress in Dubai; A memorable experience with a remarkable impact   Attending the 19th...

ARTICLE ON 19TH IFHIMA CONGRESS By Mr Geofrey Semu
6 Mar 02:12 am

 ARTICLE ON 19TH IFHIMA CONGRESS HELD IN FESTIVAL CITY, DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES IN NOVEMBER 2019.  ...

Ghana is pleased to announce a name change to their national association
15 Oct 01:11 am

Henceforth the name is Ghana Institute of Health Information Management and Association.

Americas

California Health Information Association (CHIA) Pivots to Virtual Convention Q&A with Sharon Lewis, Executive Director
12 Jun 03:53 am

  How and when did the association decide to go virtual? With only two months prior to...

Our Journey to the OHIMA 2020 Virtual Conference
12 Jun 03:52 am

The Ohio Health Information Management Association hosts the largest state HIM show in the United States with...

Capturing Social Determinants of Health-related Activities in Electronic Health Records
12 Jun 03:42 am

The impact of social determinants of health (SDH) on the health of Canadians is well documented ....

AHIMA19 Post-Conference Highlights By Sarah Sheber
6 Mar 01:26 am

Change, transformation, and courage were the dominant themes of the AHIMA19 Health Data and Information Conference in...

2018 CHIMA Conference-Niagara Falls, ON
19 Dec 03:47 pm

      CHIMA’s Conference, was held September 17-18th, in Niagara Falls, ON where they hosted more...

Europe

IHRIM, the Institute of Health Record and Information Management, serving the United Kingdom for over 75 years has some excellent resources on their website.
4 Jun 12:14 am

IHRIM is “Committed to advancing the Health Records, Information Management, Clinical Coding and Information Governance professions through...

Spanish HIM association SEDOM celebrates the annual meeting (13th-15th June 2019)
24 Sep 03:25 am

SEDOM (Sociedad Española de Documentación Médica), the Spanish Health Information Management (HIM) Association member of IFHIMA, has...

DVMD National Conference-Duesseldorf, Germany
17 Jun 11:41 pm

On March 05. and 06. 2019 the 15th symposium of the German Association for Documentation and Information...

The History of IHRIM
14 Dec 10:19 pm

The UK’s NHS and Record Keeping The NHS was founded in July 1948 -seventy years ago this...

Health Information Management: Update Medical Classification Systems and Health statistics
7 Nov 08:38 pm

Spring symposium of the German HIM national association: DVMD e.V.1 On March 2, 2018 in Duisburg, Germany,...

SEDOM hosting annual conference
20 Apr 04:37 am

SEDOM, the Spanish national HIM association member of IFHIMA, celebrated its XV National Congress (XV Congreso Nacional...

Eastern Mediterranean

Update from Saudi Arabia during COVID-19
12 Jun 03:48 am

Since the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 outbreaks as a global pandemic on March 11th  2020,...

Empowering HIM Roles through a Global Voice!
21 Dec 02:55 am

Empowering HIM Roles through a Global Voice! On behalf of the Saudi Health Information Management Association (SHIMA),...

South-East Asia

A Memorable Visit by Honourable Guests To the Matrishishu Miteri Hospital, Pokhara-16, Nepal
12 Jun 03:50 am

It is rare and unexpected that a very important occasion comes into our lives and these occasions...

MEDRECON 2020 the 20th National Annual Conference
12 Jun 03:38 am

MEDRECON 2020 – the 20th annual national conference of the Health Records Association of India (HERAI) organized...

Health Information Management Association (HIMA) India-5th National Conference
6 Mar 01:38 am

HIMA INDIA CONFERENCE – 2019 08th and 09th Nov 2019 at National Institute of Mental Health and...

Health Information Management Association (HIMA) India
17 Jun 11:37 pm

4th National Conference HIMA INDIA CONFERENCE – 2018 02nd & 03rd Nov 2018 at Basavatarakam Indo-American Cancer...

Health Information Management Association (HIMA) India
7 Nov 08:21 pm

Asia level Conference and Exhibit on HIM and IT October 27th-28th, 2017 at Jawaharlal Institute of Post...

Western Pacific

Australia during a time of COVID-19
12 Jun 03:49 am

Australia during a time of COVID-19 “Without doubt the best quality we observe across the entire Australian...

Special issue on Clinical Coding and the Quality and Integrity of Health Data
12 Jun 03:30 am

Australia’s Health Information Management Journal (HIMJ) is the peer-reviewed international journal of the Health Information Management Association...

WHO announces the release of the 2020 update to the WHO International Classification of Diseases (ICD) 11th Revision
22 Mar 12:04 am

WHO is pleased to announce the release of the 2020 update to the WHO International Classification of...

Report on the 45th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Health Information Management
6 Mar 01:52 am

  Report on the 45th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Health Information Management    ...

HIMAA/NCCH National Conference 2019
6 Mar 01:35 am

  Australia was again party to an informative, thought-provoking, and well-organised conference by the Health Information Management...