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Students At Convention

The AHIMA Convention & Exhibit is the best annual event for HIM students to meet the leaders of the profession, hear inspirational speakers, network with mentors, meet representatives from the potential employers, and learn about the many facets of the field. Save the date for AHIMACon17 in Los Angeles, October 7–11, 2017. Registration opens in May 2017. Plans for AHIMACon17 are already underway! Do you have a topic, speaker, or resource students should hear about? Contact Events for students at AHIMACon include . . . Student Academy — Sunday, October 8, 2017
2015 and 2016 Premier Sponsor: Student Academy is a full day of speakers, panels, mentoring and networking! The 2016 Student Academy presentations are now available for AHIMA student members to stream. Log in to view these presentations: Preparing for Your Future in Health Information Management 
Developing Leadership and Communication Skills
The Future of the HIM Profession 
The Practice of Mentorship, plus Ment…

The World Hepatitis Day: 10 Things You Should Know Now!

Where are all the men? You should not miss this post on today’s world hepatitis day! Girlfriends, you are also not left out! Wives, how are you helping your husband and family? This post is for all of you! You are saving one more life be jumping on this and empowering yourselves with the knowledge required to tackle hepatitis on the world hepatitis day.

The world hepatitis day is here again. According to the, hepatitis is a viral disease that has killed 1.34 million men, women and children every year – as compared to other diseases like malaria, tuberculosis and HIV/ AIDS.

In the last fifteen years, Hepatitis has grown, evolved and changed lives. The risk and possibilities of having this dreadful disease has also increased over time that countries, body corporate, Non-government organisations, medical personnel and most importantly the World health organisation has jumped on the theme to continually raise awareness of the virus, and to also influence detailed under…

Medical Jobs at Newgate Medical Services Limited - Deadline: 31 December, 2017

Newgate Medical Services Limited started operations in October, 2000 with committed staff of 10 with the aim of bridging the obvious gap identified in health care delivery service in Ikorodu. We decided to change the face of healthcare by raising delivery standard. We have over the year maintained our standards with continuous improvement of performance. Dynamism has been our watchword.

Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Job TypeFull Time 
QualificationBA/BSc/HND   MBA/MSc/MA  
Experience 1 year
Location Lagos 
Job Field Medical / Health 

Ref No.: Ref NMSL/2017/J0008
 Department: Medical
Minimum Qualification and Experience

◦FWACS, MBBS, MBchB Degree from a reputable University
◦Membership of the Nigerian Medical & Dental Council Of Nigeria
◦Minimum of 1 years experience

Required Skills:
◦He/she must have initiative with excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

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Senior Medical Officer
Job TypeFull Time 
QualificationBA/BSc/HND   MBA/MSc…

Ongoing Recruitment at The Nigeria Navy - Deadline: 31 July, 2017

Posted on: 3 July, 2017

 Deadline: 31 July, 2017

The Nigeria Navy wishes to inform the general public and all interested candidates that the online registration for the 2017 Recruitment Exercise is officially open.

◦Open Jobs
1.Marine Engineer Artificer - A1
2.Dockyard Mechanic - B5
3.Journalist - J
4.Communication Personnel - C1
5.Seaman - D1
6.Nurse - K
7.Marine Engineer Mechanic
8.Educationist - N
9.Survey Recorder - D2
10.Weapon Electrical Mechanic
11.Computer Engineer- C2
12.Physical Training Instructor - D3
13.Medical Records/Health Administrator
14.ICT Personnel - C2
15.Mosque Assistant - D5
16.Caterer - E3
17.Chaplain Assistant - D4
18.Fireman - D6
19.Hull Mechanical/Fitter
◦Method of Application

Marine Engineer Artificer - A1
Job TypeFull Time 
Location Nigeria 
Job Field Education / Teaching  

Location: Nationwide


◦OND in Marine or Mechanical Engineering (at least Lower Credit) and must also possess SSCE or equivalent with 5 credits inclus…

Inland Specialist Hospital -Recruiting

Posted on: 11 July, 2017

Deadline: 25 July, 2017

Inland Specialist Hospital, a reputable healthcare delivery centre, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

◦Open Jobs
1.Medical Officer
2.Medical Records Officer
3.Executive/Hospital Driver
4.Senior Nursing Sister
5.Staff Nurse/Midwife
◦Method of Application

Medical Officer
Job TypeFull Time 
Experience 3 years
Location Lagos 
Job Field Medical / Health 

◦Candidates should possess minimum of 3 years Clinical experience.

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Medical Records Officer
Job TypeFull Time 
Experience 3 years
Location Lagos 
Job Field Medical / Health 

◦Candidates should possess minimum of 3 years experience.

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Executive/Hospital Driver
Job TypeFull Time 
QualificationSecondary School (SSCE)  
Experience 5 years
Location Lagos 
Job Field Transportation and Driving  


All Executives In The Union Should Stand Up To Their Responsibilities. Comrade Emjay, Southwestern President.

i want to use this medium to appreciate the Student Union Leaders of School of Health Information Management Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Ile-Ife, Osun State. With a heart full of thanks giving, i want to say a big thank you to the whole student of the great citadel of learning SHIM OAUTHC, over my last visit to the school. The awesome welcome, approachable students, nice composure e.t.c. Better is the end of a thing than the beginning, i want to congratulate the just concluded executive tenure led by Com Akinyemi Oluwapelumi a.k.a Capacity for holding fast the mantle handed over to them by Com Fatokimi Caleb a.k.a Fato, for also making an outstanding success in all offices. I know fully well that the profession needs capable hands like you in the arm of affairs, and i wish you success in journey outside service. I want to also felicitate with the new executives that was sworn in on Friday, i wish their executive tenure a safe landing with an outstanding succ…

What Is Health Information. AHIMA2017

What Is Health Information?
Health information is the data related to a person’s medical history, including symptoms, diagnoses, procedures, and outcomes. Health information records include patient histories, lab results, x-rays, clinical information, and notes. A patient’s health information can be viewed individually, to see how a patient’s health has changed; it can also be viewed as a part of a larger data set to understand how a population’s health has changed, and how medical interventions can change health outcomes. Health information management (HIM) is the practice of acquiring, analyzing, and protecting digital and traditional medical information vital to providing quality patient care. It is a combination of business, science, and information technology. HIM professionals are highly trained in the latest information management technology applications and understand the workflow in any healthcare provider organization from large hospital systems to the private physician practi…