The Health Information Management Association of Australian Limited (HIMAA) is the recognised peak professional body of health information managers in Australia. The association attracts membership from all areas of the HIM industry. A member of Professions Australia, HIMAA is committed to improving the health of Australians through professional information management; and to promoting and supporting our members as the universally recognised specialists in information management at all levels of the healthcare system.
- Professional support and advocacy
- Leading, world-class training in medical terminology and clinical coding utilising ICD-10-AM, ACHI and ACS
- Latest news and industry-specific eAlerts
- Professional development
- Networking and peer support
- State-level events and annual National Conference
- Peer reviewed journal
Join the Health Information Management Community
The field of Health Information Management is undergoing a rapid change. Current developments in Electronic Health Records, Telemedicine, Patient Controlled Electronic Heath records and casemix funding systems for healthcare services all ensure that the future of qualified Health Information Management professionals is bright indeed.
Keep up to date with HIM developments
HIMAA gives its members the knowledge and the skills they need to succeed in this exciting and rapidly changing field. We provide members with a monthly eNewsletter; the latest advertised positions through WorkWeb eAlerts, and intergrated web-based email and messaging systems, and a quarterly, peer reviewed Journal. We provide members with opportunities to network with colleagues through professional development, Special Interest Groups Seminars, social events and annual National Conference.
Securing your future
HIMAA represents Health Information Management professionals working in all areas of the Australian Healthcare system.
Our membership base extends to the professionals in:
- Clinical coding
- Health administration
- Health IT
- Health data management
- Research and academia
Being a HIMAA member brings you professional recognition by demonstrating your commitment to the profession. All information on membership can be found under the Membership section of the website.
There are various categories of membership available to you when you join. Visit our website to discover which is appropriate for your circumstances.
We look forward to welcoming you.