CAHIMS Exams

CAHIMS Did you know that you can earn your CAHIMS certification at HIMSS19?

A CAHIMS demonstrates cross-functional competence in the healthcare, information technology, and business environment in which they work.  A CAHIMS has the ability to step into a healthcare organization with the foundational knowledge and exposure to add value in a variety of healthcare settings and roles.

Designed to be a pathway for careers in health IT, the CAHIMS (Certified Associate in Healthcare Information and Management Systems) certification helps professionals who may or may not have experience within the industry break into health IT. When you earn your CAHIMS certification, you. . .

  • Demonstrate professional knowledge in healthcare information and management systems to potential and current employers
  • Establish a solid foundation that will give you an advantage as you strengthen abilities, acquire more experience and advance your career path
  • Show a commitment to professional development

Remember – seats fill up fast at the global 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. For more information on the CAHIMS Exam, email certification@himss.org.

Exam Administration

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

  • 8:00AM – 10:00AM
  • 12:00PM – 2:00PM

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • 8:00AM – 10:00AM
  • 12:00PM – 2:00PM
  • 3:30PM – 5:30PM

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.

Fees

$190 (Member)
$245 (Non-Member)
$150 (Organizational Affiliate)

Please Note: Candidate must apply for the exam by February 8, 2018 by adding it to their Conference Registration.  All candidates who register to take the CAHIMS or CPHIMS exam at HIMSS19 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 HIMSS19 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.