MBNU chapter education day 2023

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MBNU chapter education day 2023

November 24, 2023 @ 8:30 am 4:00 pm


Join us for an in-person MBNU chapter education day on November 24, 2023.

Sponsored by Red River College Polytech, Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI), H.I.M ON CALL, and MED2020

You can look forward to participating in education sessions on topics that matter to CHIMA’s MBNU chapter.

Deadline to purchase tickets: November 24, 2023 at 12 a.m. CT


$149 – $298 $298 public | $149 CHIMA members | $0 CHIMA student members *Plus applicable taxes


An MBNU chapter volunteer working group is currently filling the agenda with education sessions and networking activities that matter to our members.

Time (CT)Type
8:45 am – 9:15 amRegistration + coffee
9:15 am – 9:30 amOpening remarks and welcome
9:30 am – 10:30 amDr. Marcia Anderson
Vice-dean Indigenous health, social justice and anti-racism
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
10:30 am – 10:45 amBreak
10:45 am – 11:30 amMy 30 year Health Information Management Journey

The journey from task-oriented clerical work to leading and developing provincial standards has changed how Health Information Management Professionals are viewed.

Rachael Porter, CHIM
Health Information Services
11:30 am – 12:00 pmNetworking session lead by RRC Students
12:00 pm – 1:00 pmLunch
1:00 pm – 2:00 pmA look ahead: Exploring the latest updates in Classifications and Terminologies

A look ahead: Exploring the latest updates in Classifications and Terminologies will provide insights into CIHI’s comprehensive assessment of ICD-11 for implementation in Canada, highlighting the evaluation of its benefits, and potential impact on the healthcare system.

Where does your data go, and what gets done with it?

Ever wonder what happens to the data collected by the healthcare system? We’ll talk about how coded and unstructured data are used to make management and planning decisions in healthcare, at local, provincial, and national levels.

Kristy Mabon, CHIM
Classification Specialist
Canadian Institute for Health Information

Brittany Adrian, CHIM
Classification Specialist
Canadian Institute for Health Information

Randy Fransoo, BSc, MSc, PhD
Client Affairs Manager
Canadian Institute for Health Information
2:00 pm – 2:15 pmBreak
2:15 pm – 2:45 pmThe New Workplace “Perfect Posture”

What is the best position to be in at your desk all day? This trick question and more musculoskeletal concerns will be addressed by chiropractor Justina Tychanski in her interactive presentation at CHIMA’s education day. Discussing posture, pain science, and movement variety, this presentation will get you off your feet with some take-home back to your desk knowledge. Ergonomic advice will be provided as well.

Dr. Justina Tychanski
2:45 pm – 3:30 pmSimplified Success: Streamlining Manitoba’s Health Research Approvals

Get to know Research Improvements Through Harmonization in Manitoba (RITHIM). This provincial initiative involves multiple stakeholders with a goal to build a best-in-class provincial program for health research in Manitoba. RITHIM is unique across Canada in that it will harmonize ethics, privacy, and institutional impact reviews, creating a more efficient process for health research approvals.

Learn about how RITHIM will provide a single online application for health researchers through the RITHIM Provincial Research Administration System (RITHIM-PRAS), distributing applications to the appropriate responsible entities for review, and providing harmonized responses and decisions back to the researcher.

Elizabeth Lylyk
RITHIM, Research Manitoba
3:30 pm – 4:00 pmClosing remarks


rrcp building

Red River College Polytech – Manitou A Bi Bii Daziigae
Exchange District Campus
319 Elgin Ave.
R3A 0K4

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