CPHIMS Beta Exam

Did you know that you can earn your CPHIMS™ certification at HIMSS20, help HIMSS finalize development of the new CPHIMS exam and get one free retake if you do not pass the exam? Just register to Beta-test the new 2020 Version of the exam!

To reflect changes in the healthcare information and technology field, HIMSS has updated our existing CPHIMS and CAHIMS™ exams. Changes are being made to eligibility criteria and the scope of content covered on the exam. The biggest change is the addition of a new topical content area on the exam: Clinical Informatics. Review a complete list of changes to the CPHIMS program.

As a CPHIMS certified professional, you demonstrate that you meet an international standard of professional competence in healthcare information and management systems.

CPHIMS (Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems) is an internationally recognized professional certification program for experienced healthcare information and management systems professionals. A CPHIMS . . .

  • Has the leadership and management skills necessary to bridge the gap between information technology and the healthcare environment;
  • Leverages cross-functional competence, maintaining the knowledge and skills to identify opportunities for resource efficiencies, drive performance improvement, and implement associated technology solutions; and
  • Thoroughly understand and can articulate key clinical and business processes to identify business needs.

Through the use of quality metrics and clinical informatics, a CPHIMS maintains the ability to leverage on-the-job experience and knowledge to lead improvement of clinical outcomes for healthcare organizations.

Remember – seats fill up fast at the HIMSS Global Health Conference exam administrations. Apply today and make this the year you make your mark as a proven leader!

See the HIMSS website for eligibility requirements and for more information about Beta-testing the 2020 Version of the exam.
For more information about HIMSS certification, please email us at certification@himss.org.

Exam Administration

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

  • 8:00AM – 10:30AM
  • 12:00PM – 2:30PM
  • 3:30PM - 6:00PM

This is a BYOD exam. Exams are offered as Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) exams. Candidates are required to supply their own Windows compatible device. It is strongly recommended that the device have the ability to accept a hardwired Ethernet connection (cable provided). Candidates need to supply their own dongle, if needed.

$405 (Member)
$525 (Non-Member)
$375 (Organizational Affiliate)
Please Note: Candidate must apply for the exam by March 9, 2020 by adding it to their Conference Registration. All candidates who register to take the CAHIMS or CPHIMS exam at HIMSS20 are REQUIRED to be pre-qualified and approved to take the exam prior to the conference. The pre-qualification process is included as part of the HIMSS20 registration process. ONLY those candidates who complete the pre-qualification process and are approved will be permitted access to take the exam. All approved candidates will need to present an Authorization to Test Letter and photo ID to gain access to the exam. If you have any questions about this process, please contact: certification@himss.org.

Tuesday, March 10

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8:00AM - 10:30AM EDT
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12:00PM - 2:30PM EDT
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3:30PM - 6:00PM EDT