On 28 September 2020, the International Federation of Health Information Management Associations (IFHIMA) Board of Directors released its 2020-2025 Strategic Plan. The Plan reaffirms IFHIMA’s 53 year commitment to the Health Information Management profession while embracing new roles and priorities for the profession.
This is a time of healthcare transformation supported by rapid technology advancement and exponential growth of data. Digitization of records, telemedicine, consumer engagement, and more, have impacted HIM professionals as they manage health information to ensure high quality data to support industry transformation while protecting privacy. Notably, the industry is preparing for the adoption of ICD-11 over the next decade.
Read the Press Release announcing the plan here.
The 2020-2025 Strategic plan may be found here.