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A new international collaboration–KAHIME joins as a College partner

The Canadian College of Health Information Management (College) is excited to announce a new partnership with the Korean Accreditation Board for Health and Medical Information Management Education (KAHIME).  KAHIME was founded in 2018 to perform research, further the development and evaluation/accreditation of health and…

CCCS national certification application has reopened

The CCCS national certification application has reopened in the new online platform. When filling out this application, candidates may select the CCCS national certification examination (NCE) sitting of their choice; June and November 2020 are available sittings at this time. In order to access…

CHIM national certification application has reopened

Effective May 5, 2020, the CHIM national certification application has re-opened in the new online platform. When filling out this application, candidates may select the CHIM national certification examination (NCE) sitting of their choice; July and October 2020 are available sittings at this time.…

University of Victoria’s terminology standards program application deadline

The Health Terminology Standards Graduate Certificate Program, accredited by the Canadian College of Health Information Management, is accepting applications for its fall 2020 cohort. The application deadline is May 1, 2020 for September 1, 2020 entry. For more information, please click here or contact Dr. Francis Lau…

Recognizing the 2019 CHIM national certification examination honours recipients

The Canadian College of Health Information Management (College) administers the Certified Health Information Management (CHIM) national certification examination (NCE) numerous times per year. In 2019, we had 274 candidates write with an 80.6% pass rate.

2019 CHIM national certification examination

The Canadian College of Health Information Management (College) administers the Certified Health Information Management (CHIM) national certification examination (NCE) numerous times per year. In 2019, we had 261 candidates write with an 84.7% pass rate. Each year, the College recognizes those who have passed the…

Interested in joining the organization’s board of directors? Nominations are now open

The Canadian Health Information Management Association and College Board of Directors is pleased to be opening the director nominations process

Professional designations with the Canadian College of Health Information Management

The Canadian College of Health Information Management (CCHIM) is proud to announce the opportunity for four professional designations to be earned. CHIM: Certified Health Information ManagementCCCS: Certified Classification and Coding Specialist CCDIS: Certified Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist CTSS: Certified Terminology Standards Specialist  It is through creating…

Interested in terminology standards? Learn about the graduate program and CTSS certification

Are you interested in pursuing further education in terminology standards? Health Terminology Standards Graduate Certificate program, accredited by The Canadian College of Health Information Management (College), is now accepting applications for fall 2019. Graduates of this program are eligible for certification with the College…

Equity in the EHR & HL7 Gender Harmony: a College project update

CCHIM project update: Equity in the EHR & HL7 gender harmony