Regional News


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.

Botswana Hosts Major African Health Informatics Conference
24 Jul 02:50 am

BoHIMA will be co-hosting the Health Informatics in Africa (HELINA) scientific conference with the University of Botswana,...

BoHIMA 2018 Report
17 Jun 11:38 pm

Dear IFHIMA colleagues, In what was a year of taking the whole community into action of improving...

13 Dec 10:08 pm

The opportunity to learn from colleagues is guaranteed in a collaborative work environment as knowledge and expertise...

Botswana Heath Information Management 2017 Report
7 Nov 12:34 pm

Botswana Health Information Management Association (BoHIMA) was formed and legally registered in December 2016. Its mandate was...


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...

2018 AHIMA Convention Wrap-Up: By Mary Butler
17 Dec 03:40 pm

The fact that the health information management (HIM) profession is in a state of transition and technological...

BHIMA Members, Colleagues, Students & Friends-From Deneice Marshall
28 Nov 09:58 pm

As we begin the month of November I am proud to announce BHIMA is celebrating five years....

Convention Q&A: Information Governance: New Perspectives and Global Experiences
22 Sep 02:38 am

IFHIMA leaders Lorraine Fernandes, President Elect, and Angelika Haendel, Immediate Past President, are presenting the international perspectives...

CHIMA 75th Anniversary
20 Apr 04:43 am

Celebrate our Journey through the HIM Profession – 75 Year’s Strong The Canadian Health Information Management Association...


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

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

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

KHIMA is the new name of KMRA
17 Jun 11:35 pm

On December 20, 2018, a ceremony was held to declare the new names “Korean Health Information Manager...

70th year celebrations!!
17 Jun 11:13 pm

In September 2019 Australia will celebrate 70 years since two State associations, one in New South Wales...

27th Chinese Medical Record Association Congress
20 Dec 09:32 am

The 27th Chinese Medical Record Association (CMRA) Congress was held September 19~21, 2018 in Hangzhou the beautiful...

2018 Annual National HIMAA and NCCH Conference Report
16 Dec 10:36 pm

The 2018 Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA) and the National Centre for Classification in Health...

44th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Health Information Management
15 Dec 10:35 pm

Members of the Japan Society of Health Information Management (JHIM) come together for a scientific meeting once...