HIMSS Professional Certification Renewal Requirements

The HIMSS Certification renewal program ensures that certified professionals demonstrate ongoing competence in the content areas in which they are certified through maintenance activities. For the purposes of renewal, the HIMSS Professional Certification Committee further defines maintenance activities as follows:

  • Completion of educational programs that provide updated training and skills to allow continued competence in healthcare information and management systems by earning the required number of continuing education (CE) hours in any of the CAHIMS, CPHIMS, and CPHIMS-CA content domains.