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IMIA Code of Ethics – Final Call for Updates

The IMIA Code of Ethics for Health Informatics Professionals was endorsed at the IMIA General Assembly meeting in 2002. Dr. Eike-Henner W. Kluge is currently leading an IMIA taskforce (including B. Barber (UK), P. Croll (Australia), K. Ishikawa (Japan) and L. Moura (Brazil)) considering whether the Code of Ethics requires up-dating and if so, in what regard.

The ad hoc committee is making a final request, inviting comments and/or suggestions from IMIA members. Comments and/or suggestions should be addressed to the Committee Chair at ekluge@uvic.ca by 31 May 2011 at the latest

If anyone requires a PDF copy of the Code, please email imia@imia-services.org

May 9, 2011 Posted by | IMIA, profession, standards | , , | Leave a comment

IMIA Code of Ethics for Health Information Professionals

IMIA is currently considering whether its Code of Ethics (available via http://www.imia-medinfo.org/new2/node/39 in English and some other languages) requires up-dating and if so, in what regard.

To this end, it has struck an ad hoc committee consisting of B. Barber (UK), P. Croll (Australia), K. Ishikawa (Japan) and L. Moura (Brazil), with E-H Kluge (Canada) as Chair. The ad hoc committee herewith invites comments and/or suggestions from IMIA members in this regard, with a deadline of March 31, 2011. Comments and/or suggestions should be addressed to the Committee Chair at ekluge@uvic.ca

January 10, 2011 Posted by | IMIA, miscellany, Uncategorized | , , | Leave a comment