The New Zealand Institute of Health Management (NZIHM).  Brilliant leadership for healthy communities.  NZIHM has been contributing to improving healthcare management since 1946 and is one of NZ's oldest serving healthcare organisations.  

NZIHM is a branch of the Australasian College of Health Service Management (ACHSM), who have 10 branches throughout Australia, NZ and Hong Kong.  NZIHM has active branches in Auckland, Rotorua, Wellington and Christchurch. We provide a wide variety of information services to keep members abreast of current developments and thinking in Health Services Management.  No Branch near you?  We welcome member interaction - let us know and we can put you in touch with members in your area.  Membership to NZIHM is your path to Fellowship and 2015 sees the largest intake in Fellowship applications on over 20 years!  See Fellowship criteria under MEMBERS section.  Make plans to attend the Health Leaders Conference 3-5 August in Christchurch - more details coming soon...

NZ Branch Activities

Auckland Branch - Leading the NZ Health Sector Series

Tuesday 10th March 2015

With so much competition in the private surgical market in Auckland it’s important that surgeons as well as patients are seen as customers. Trisha Dunn shares what it takes to succeed in the private surgical area.


Rotorua Branch Get Together - date TBA

To be advised

Meet our local Branch Chairperson Mala Grant at an informal gathering of health professionals in the Lakes region. Hear the latest news on what is happening in and around Rotorua.


Latest Articles

Health Management Internship Program

The NZIHM and ICE Professionals are pleased to announce the Health Management Internship Program (HMIP). The HMIP offers committed, high potential interns the opportunity to develop the skills, capabilities and knowledge required to start a career in managing the challenges and complexities of health service delivery New Zealand.


Silver Fern Award for Excellence in Health Care Management

NZIHM is calling for nominations for the 2015 Silver Fern Award. Nominations close at 5pm on June 1st.