CURRENT EVENTS

HIMAA-NCCH Conference 2015 - 27-29 October: Diversify, Innovate and Transform

HIMAA-NCCH Conference Banner 2015
Conference Venue: Sydney Masonic Centre
Conference Streams
  • Health Information Management
  • Clinical Coding Workshops
  • Health Classification, Costing and Funding
Program Themes
  • eHealth – eHealth and EMR challenges and opportunities
  • Funding - the latest news on activity based funding and other casemix and costing work
  • Performance reporting and analytics – to improve performance, transparency and accountability
  • Management – addressing human resource issues and change management
  • Medico-legal issues – privacy principles and policies, documentation
  • Research– building on last year’s stand-out workshop and keynote presentations
  • International Perspectives¬¨– including speakers from IFHIMA
  • Workforce - training, professional pathways ¬¨and positioning the profession
Conference Dates
  • 27th-29th October 2015
Registration

Please register here

For further information, please visit the Conference web site


HIMAA NSW Professional Development Event 2015 - Friday 4th September - Save the Date

Venue

The Best Western Centretown, 77 Lagoon Street GOULBURN, NSW

Speakers
  • An update on the Bachelor of Information & Communications Technology – HIM at UWS
    Dr Jeewani Anupama Ginige – Academic Course Advisor, University of Western Sydney
  • Australian Consortium for Classification Development (ACCD) Work Program - 2015 to 2017
    Carol Loggie – Coordinator AR-DRG Development, NCCH, The University of Sydney
  • Australian Burden of Disease Study 2011: the use of ICD-10-AM
    Miriam Lum On – Project Manager, Australian Burden of Disease Study, Australian Institute of Health & Welfare
  • HIMAA Now & Into The Future
    Lyn Williams – Training Manager Education Services, HIMAA
  • Networking & Strategic Thinking
    Kate McKenzie – eHealth Manager, Shared Services ICT Health, ACT Government
  • Change Management, Project Planning and Clinician Engagement in the Broader Health Setting
    Stefan Perkovic - Director Whole of Hospital Program - Liverpool Hospital
  • The Challenges Faced by a District HIMAA
    Robyn Lunt - District Health Information Manager (South) Southern NSW LHD

9th Australasian Workshop on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management 2016 - 2-5 February 2016, Canberra

HIKM is an established forum for academic research in the area of computing in support of healthcare delivery. Submission of papers presenting original unpublished work is now open. Papers should address current research topics in the broad field of health informatics and knowledge management.

Download first call for papers here

HIKM 2016 Timeline:
  • Full Paper Submission: 14th August 2015
  • Author Notification: 25th September 2015
  • Camera-ready/Registration: 26th October 2015
  • ACSW Conference: 2-5 February 2016 (Tue-Fri)

Further information is available at the Conference Website