Top Reasons To Get Certified

Career Advancement
Surveys consistently suggest that certified individuals earn higher salaries and gain more opportunities for career advancement.

Professional Opportunities
Certification proves to prospective employers that your expertise is confirmed by HIMSS, the leader in HIT professional development.

Proven Professional Achievement
Documented evidence of your professional achievement leads to recognition and respect for your abilities as an HIT professional.

Greater Adaptability
Certified professionals demonstrate that they are committed to continuing education, allowing them to adapt more effectively to a rapidly changing technology environment.

Increased Credibility
Certification credentials increase your standing in community by attesting to the integrity of your knowledge and skills and the reliability with which you can apply them.

Employer Confidence
Certification helps employers match skills to job requirements and provides confidence that employees have the right skills for the job.

Industry Recognition
The high-integrity examination and certification process ensure that CAHIMS and CPHIMS are the standard for healthcare information management systems.

Continued Professional Growth
Recertification requirements, combined with a variety of learning resources, ensure that your knowledge keeps pace with a rapidly changing field.