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HIM-Interchange

HIM-Interchange Details

Editor-in-Chief: Joanne Callen, Macquarie University, NSW
Editor: Joanne Fitzgerald, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Published by:
The Health Information Management Association of Australia Limited

Volume Number:
9
Current issue 3

Frequency:
3 issues per year

Print ISSN: 1838-8620
Online ISSN: 1838-8639

Health Information Management Journal (HIMJ)

The Health Information Management Journal (HIMJ) is the official peer-reviewed research journal of the Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA) providing a forum for the dissemination of original research and opinions related to the management and communication of health information. Papers published in HIMJ will be of interest to researchers, policy makers and governments, health practitioners, teachers, consumers and others with an interest in improving health service delivery and health outcomes for patients and the community. We welcome contributions from national and international researchers as HIMJ provides a critical role in advancing the knowledge-base in this dynamic field. HIMJ is published three times per year with an Online First facility that facilitates speedy publication.

HIMJ publishes research, article commentaries, professional practice papers and reviews covering a broad range of topics related to the management and communication of health information. Topic areas include: e-health and personal health records; privacy and confidentiality; health classifications, terminologies and clinical coding; data quality; data linkage; consumer health informatics; public and population health information management; health information policy and governance; health information systems; and health information management education.

Editorial Team Members

Editor in Chief

Kerin Robinson             La Trobe University, Australia

Editor

Joan Henderson                        The University of Sydney, Australia

Associate Editors

Joanne Callen               Macquarie University, Australia

Stella Rowlands             Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service, Australia

Jennie Shepheard         Department of Health and Human Services Victoria, Australia

Sue Walker                   Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Editorial Board Chair

Sue Walker                   Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Editorial Board Members

Deborah Debono          University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Joanne Fitzgerald          Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Australia

Monique Kilkenny         Monash University, Australia

Esther Munyisia            University of Tasmania, Australia

Mirela Prgomet             Macquarie University, Australia

Beth Reid                      Pavillion Health, Australia

Phyllis Watson              The University of Sydney, Australia

Johanna Westbrook      Macquarie University, Australia

International Advisory Board

Mervat Abdelhak          University of Pittsburgh, United States of America

Karen Day                     The University of Auckland, New Zealand

Saman Gamage             National Institute of Health Sciences, Sri Lanka

Terri Jackson                 The University of Melbourne; The Northern Hospital Melbourne, Australia

Elin Lehnbom                University of Tromsø– the Arctic University of Norway, Norway

Lene Mikkelsen             The University of Melbourne, Australia

Wansa Paoin                 Thammasat University, Thailand

Basema Saddik              University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Margaret A Skurka        Indiana University Northwest, United States of America

Trish Williams               Flinders University, Australia

Managing Editor

Liz Morrison                  Managing Editor, Australia

Editorial Advisors

Liam Caffery                 The University of Queensland, Australia

Richard Cederberg        Department of Health and Human Services Victoria, Australia

Jeewani Anupama Ginige    University of Western Sydney, Australia

Julie Gordon                 The University of Sydney, Australia

Andrea Groom              Clinical Coding Services Pty Ltd., Australia

George Liu                    La Trobe University, Australia; Sichuan University, Harbin Medical University, and Hubei University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, China.

Sharyn Lymer                The University of Sydney, Australia

Magda Raban                Macquarie University, Australia

Jo Raw                          The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, Australia

Merilyn Riley                La Trobe University, Australia

Amina Tariq                  Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Valerie Thiessen            MKM Health, Australia

Qinghua Yang               Texas Christian University, United States of America

Qingsheng Zhou            Western New South Wales Local Health District; The University of Sydney, Australia

Consultant Reviewers

Jason Ferris                   Centre for Health Services Research, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Australia

Richard Woodman        Flinders University, Australia

Michela Smith               National Prescribing Service, Australia

Representative Members

HIMAA Board of Directors:

Sharon Campbell           Midwest Mental Health and Community Alcohol and Drug Service Western Australia; Curtin

University, Australia