Employer Benefits


There are strategic benefits for NHS organisations of having trained, qualified staff in health informatics...

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Individual Benefits


Membership of IHRIM brings many benefits in the form of professional support and sharing of...

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IHRIM Mission


IHRIM is committed to advancing the Health Records, Information Management, Clinical Coding...

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Individual Benefits of Membership

Why having staff who are members of IHRIM benefits the NHS
There are organisational as well as strategic benefits for all NHS organisations to have trained, qualified staff in health informatics roles. By being members of a national institute, these staff will receive knowledge and information to make them more enabled in performing their roles. It will also put these staff in a stronger position when it comes to career pathway choice.

Personal Benefits of being a member of IHRIM

  • Membership of the Institute means being part of an internationally recognised professional organisation
  • IHRIM's association with other organisations such as AMSPAR, IHFIMA, UKCHIP, BCSASSIST, RMS and BSMSA gives members the opportunity to be proactive with regard to legislative changes, developments and compliance within their organisation
  • IHRIM is the only professional organisation offering comprehensive qualifications for health records and health information professionals at all grades. An IHRIM qualification offers a competitive edge with employers, potential employers, colleagues and peers. IHRIM qualifications are recognised as the benchmark of professional excellence and holding IHRIM qualifications goes a long way to achieving high level registration within UKCHIP
  • Clinical Coding members of IHRIM have access to the National Clinical Coding Qualification (UK) for which IHRIM is the Awarding Body
  • Members of IHRIM can benefit from an agreement with UKCHIP whereby IHRIM members can have free associate registration with UKCHIP for up to four years
  • Membership of a professional association and professional qualifications are requirements when registering with UKCHIP
  • Free places & reduced rates for attendance at many relevant conferences are negotiated for IHRIM members
  • A Bi-Monthly Newsletter from the Institute Communications Team
  • Members have access to additional areas of the IHRIM website (www.ihrim.co.uk) that are not accessible to non-members


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