Membership types

HISA, together with the Australasian College for Health Informatics (ACHI), promotes four levels of individual membership in the health informatics community.

Health Society Membership

HISA has always invited partnership with industry; healthcare services, vendors, health departments, hospitals universities, associations etc to become organisational members of HISA.

Individual MembershipOrganisational Membership

Individual Membership HISA has a number of options available for individuals to become members.
Ordinary $297 Our most popular membership type with full voting rights and full benefits. Read more.
Affiliate $148.50 No voting rights, cannot be elected onto the board or committee(s) and are not eligible for discounts to major HISA conferences and events. Read more.
Full-time student $75 Must provide proof of full-time enrolment. Students obtain all ordinary member benefits minus voting rights. Read more.
Concession $75 Members must hold a government concession card and provide a valid copy upon registration. Read more.
Retired $75 Retirees who have been ordinary members for the past 2 years. No voting rights & cannot be elected onto the board or committees but receive other benefits as per ordinary membership. Read more.
Combined membership of HISA + Australasian College of Health Informatics
ACHI Member (MACHI) + HISA Ordinary membership $350 Membership is assessed by ACHI and granted to individuals who have a recognised level of achievement within the health informatics discipline. Post-nominals of MACHI are awarded. Must complete MACHI application form.
ACHI Fellow (FACHI) + HISA Ordinary membership $483 Membership is assessed by ACHI and granted to individuals who have made a substantial achievement and contribution within the health informatics discipline. Post-nominals of FACHI are awarded. Must complete FACHI application form.

Organisational Membership Organisations (businesses, associations etc) can take up HISA Organisational Membership at one of 4 levels:
SAVE
Organisational Tier 3 $715 $176 Includes 3 HISA memberships for nominated employees (1 with voting rights) Read more
Organisational Tier 6 $1,342 $440 Includes 6 HISA memberships for nominated employees (1 with voting rights) Read more
Organisational Tier 11 $2,288 $979 Includes 11 HISA memberships for nominated employees (1 with voting rights) Read more
Organisational Tier 21 $4,059 $2,178 Includes 21 HISA memberships for nominated employees (1 with voting rights) Read more
Premium $7,500 N/A New in 2015 – Premium PLUS membership for HISA organisational members Read more
AIM – Academic Institution Membership $770 N/A Each AIM is entitled to nominate one faculty member to represent them at the national HISA AGM. Only that person will have voting rights and be eligible for election onto the Board and/or a committee. For more information please contact HISA.