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Certified in Healthcare Privacy and Security (CHPS)

This vendor-specific Certification is Offered By:
American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)
Chicago, IL USA
Phone: 312-233-1100

Skill Level: Advanced                          Status: Active

Low Cost: $329 (shortest track)               

For individuals who want to become skilled at securing and protecting healthcare data.

Initial Requirements:
This certification requires completion of the Certified in Healthcare Privacy and Security exam ($329; $70 discount for AHIMA members) with a minimum score of 300 out of 400. Before taking the exam, candidates must meet at least one of the following criteria: 1) associate's degree with at least 6 years of healthcare data experience, 2) RHIT certification or bachelor's degree with at least 4 years of healthcare data experience, 3) RHIA certification or advanced academic degree (master's, Ph.D., M.D., J.D.) with at least 2 years of healthcare data experience.

Continuing Requirements:
Must be renewed every two years by completing 30 continuing education units and paying a $250 fee.

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