Advocacy

Positioning

The Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA) has been serving the health information management profession in since 1949. As the profession’s peak body, HIMAA’s role is to promote and support health information management professionals as specialists in information management at all levels of the healthcare system. This is achieved through positioning and advocacy, accreditation, education and training, certification and credentialing, quality standards, publications and resources, and HIMAA membership networking activities at local and national levels, including an annual national conference of international standing.

Our greatest resource in positioning the profession, is you, the HIMAA member. You are best placed to influence your peers, and the management and executive in your workplace, in order to better help them understand the role of the health information management profession and its value to the health industry.