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CCCS, CCDIS, and CTSS application dates for 2022 are published

The 2022 application dates are published for each of the specialist certifications: Certified Classification and Coding Specialist (CCCS) Certified Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist (CCDIS) Certified Terminology Standards Specialist (CTSS)

Apply for the January 2022 CHIM NCE

The College is accepting applications for the January 2022 CHIM NCE. The deadline for applications is January 10, 2022. Approved candidates will receive an email from the examination host, the Canadian Health Information Management Association (CHIMA), 2–3 days following the application deadline to schedule an examination…

Certification update: 2022 CHIM NCE dates are published

Certified in Health Information Management (CHIM) national certification examination (NCE) dates for the 2022 year are published and applications are now open. Please review the important information regarding the CHIM NCE before applying.

Certification update: October 2021 CHIM NCE

The College is accepting applications for the October 2021 CHIM NCE. The deadline for applications is October 11, 2021. Approved candidates will receive an email from the examination host, the Canadian Health Information Management Association (CHIMA), 2–3 days following the application deadline to schedule an examination…

Acknowledging our partner: Douglas College

The Canadian College of Health Information Management (College) would like to acknowledge Douglas College (Douglas) as an official College partner.  The College’s education partners deliver quality and innovative health information education. Douglas has access to College-approved resources (e.g., from the Canadian Institute for Health…

2022 NCE dates to be announced

The 2022 national certification dates will be released this fall. Once announced, an update will be published in the news area of the website. The dates will also be posted on the respective pages for each designation. For questions related to certifications and examinations,…

Postponing the September 2021 CCDIS NCE sitting

The September 2021 Certified Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist (CCDIS) national certification examination (NCE) has been deferred until 2022 due to the pandemic and other extenuating circumstances. The 2022 CCDIS NCE dates are under review and will be released this fall.

Acknowledging our partner: Centre for Distance Education

The Canadian College of Health Information Management (College) would like to acknowledge the Centre for Distance Education (CD-ED) as an official College partner.  The College’s education partners deliver quality and innovative health information education. CD-ED has access to College-approved resources (e.g., from the Canadian…

Announcing the successful accreditation of Johnson Shoyama’s Master of Health Administration-Health Informatics and Information Management program

The Canadian College of Health Information Management (College) would like to announce the successful accreditation of the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy (JSGS)’s Master of Health Administration Major in Health Informatics and Information Management (MHA-HIIM).

Access to educational resources such as CIHI’s eStore, Learning Centre, and eQuery

The Canadian College of Health Information Management has a new opportunity for educational institutions. When an educational institution becomes an official College partner, its staff and students will have access to College-approved educational resources. Resources are made accessible institution-wide for all staff members and…