Membership Benefits

Membership of HIMAA is available in several categories - Full, Associate, Student, and Organisational.

As a Member, you will have:

  • Copies of the HIMAA e-newsletter e-mailed direct to your desktop. To keep you up to date with the latest information to help with your career as a HIM professional.
  • Opportunities to network with health information management professionals at local, state, national and international forums
  • Opportunities to develop and maintain competencies and standards in health information management via HIMAA's Professional Development Program.
  • The opportunity to participate in HIMAA's Professional Credentialling Scheme to enhance your standing as a HIM professional (Full and Associate Members only).
  • Access to specialist educational resources and publications
  • Automatic membership of HIMAA branches
  • Opportunities to participate in special interest groups such as Private Hospitals, Rural Health Information, Casemix, IT and Quality Management
  • Opportunities to participate at HIMAA Conferences
  • Advance information about conferences, seminars and workshops and other events
  • Preferential rates for attending conferences, seminars and workshops
  • Access to the Association’s refereed Health Information Management Journal, in online and hardcopy formats.
  • Enhanced career opportunities. Membership of the Health Information Management Association of Australia Ltd is a desirable selection criteria for some positions
  • Ability to post your availability for employment on the HIMAA WorkWeb pages at no cost.
  • Affiliation with associated organisations in the public and private sector across health, IT, performance management and evaluation.