Charmaine Shaw is a Certified Health Information
Management Professional with over 30 years’ experience in the field. She has a
Master’s degree in Health Information Management and is a certified Privacy
Professional. She has served as Director of Health Information/Privacy for
Women’s College Hospital, Toronto, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton and at the
former Credit Valley Hospital in Mississauga.
She has consulted in both Health
Information Management and Privacy for more than 10 years. Her work and consulting experiences include
hospitals - acute care, teaching, community; Community Care Access Centres and the
Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres; the Department of
National Defense; First Nations and Inuit Health Branch of Health Canada;
some Public Health Units and also in the
private sector. She recently completed a
term as Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors for the Canadian Health
Information Management Association (CHIMA) and is serving as the CHIMA Community Facilitator for the Directors of Records of Ontario Teaching Hospitals (DROTH).