Become a member

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FULL
Full membership
Australian Residents $330 | Overseas Residents $385
Individuals who have graduated with a HIMAA-accredited Degree (Undergrad or Masters) from one of the following universities or where previously Full Members of the Medical Records Association of Australia:

 

  • Curtin University
  • Higher Colleges of Technology (United Arab Emirates)
  • La Trobe University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Sydney (Formerly Cumberland College of Health Sciences)
  • University of Tasmania*
  • Western Sydney University*

*Accreditation pending

Senior Associate Membership
Australian Residents $285 | Overseas Residents $340
Individuals who are graduates of a HIMAA approved program in clinical coding, health informatics, business, management of information systems/IT or have a minimum of five years senior level experience within the health information industry. Click HERE for a List of approved programs.
Associate
Associate Membership
Australian Residents $245 | Overseas Residents $295
Individuals working in or associated with the health information/infomatics industry and not eligible for Full or Senior Associate Membership, including non-HIM Students
New Graduate
New Graduate Membership
Australian Residents $165 | Overseas Residents $205
Individuals who have graduated within the past 12 months with a HIMAA-accredited Degree (Undergrad or Masters) from one of the above universities or a HIMAA Approved Program.

Those members who graduated from a HIMAA-accredited University Degree will go onto Full Membership

Those members who graduated from a HIMAA Approved Program will go onto Senior Associate Membership

FELLOWSHIP
Fellowship of HIMAA
Full Members of HIMAA with at least 7 years of continuous financial membership with the Association who have made a significant contribution to the health information management profession can apply to be recognised by the Board as Fellows of HIMAA. Criteria are detailed in the application form. Fellowship of HIMAA entitles the member to bear the post nominal FHIMAA

Organisations are able to join HIMAA Membership provided they have a minimum of three nominees who fall under one of the individual categories. The benefits are that the organisation receives a 20% discount off each individual membership, which are then grouped and invoiced to the organisation.

The current organisation rates are below:

Membership Category:
Australian Rate (incl. GST)
Overseas Rate
Full Member
$265
$315
New Graduate Member
$165
$205
Senior Associate Member
$225
$275
Associate Member
$195
$235

The nominees each receive the same benefits as their relevant membership category whilst the organisation receives the following:

  • Subscription to the HIM Journal and HIM-Interchange
  • HIMAA Matters (monthly eNewsletter) and eAlerts sent to nominated person
  • A HIMAA Organisational Membership banner to display on your organistion’s website
  • 10% off advertising in the HIM Journal, HIM Interchange, & HIMAA Matters
  • Priority opportunity to either sponsor or exhibit at the National Conference
  • Priority opportunity to sponsor state branch events
  • Free WorkWeb Advertisements (number of ads depending on your number of nominees, refer to table below) plus additional advertisements at the member’s rate
Number of Nominees
Number of Free
WorkWeb Advertisements
3 to 5
3
6 to 9
6
10+
9

To join today fill out the attached Organisational Member Form as well as each nominee filling out the Organisational Nominee Member Form and either:

Scan and email to membership@himaa.org.au
Send via Fax to 02 9887 5895
Mail to:
HIMAA Membership Officer, Locked Bag 2045, North Ryde, NSW, 1670, Australia

MEMB HIMAA MembershipApplicationForm Organisation Membership 1July2015

MEMB HIMAA MembershipApplicationForm Organisation Nominee 1July2015

Students who are currently studying (full or part time) in one of the below HIMAA Accredited Courses are eligible for Free Student Membership with HIMAA for the life of their degree:

  • Bachelor of Health Sciences (Medical Classification) (La Trobe University)
  • Bachelor of Health Information Management (La Trobe University)
  • Bachelor of Science (Health Information Management (Curtin University)
  • Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology (Health Information Management) (Western Sydney University)*
  • Bachelor of Health Information Management (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Master of Health Information Management (La Trobe University)
  • Master of Health Information Management (University of Tasmania)*

Individuals who are studying other related subjects are welcome to apply on a case by case basis
*currently undertaking accreditation


To join as a student member please ether click HERE to fill out our online form

Or fill out the attached form and either:
Scan and email to membership@himaa.org.au
Send via Fax to 02 9887 5895
Mail to:
HIMAA Membership Officer, Locked Bag 2045, North Ryde, NSW, 1670, Australia

MEMB HIMAA MembershipApplicationForm Student Membership 1July2015

If you qualify for one of these Membership categories but are retired, on maternity leave, or workingless than 15 hours per week, please contact our Membership Officer (at membership@himaa.org.au) about Membership at a concessional rate.

Documentation will be required to support your application at the concessional rate.

To enquire about membership categories or concessional membership rates, please contact the HIMAA Membership Officer at membership@himaa.org.au or 02 9887 5002.