Careers, Credentials & Accreditation

Why Get Certified?

Whether you're just starting the journey or well on the path of a successful health information management (HIM) professional career, AHIMA certification is your guide to career enhancement, increased salary, and greater success in your chosen profession. AHIMA credentials are earned through a challenging program of examinations, education, and experience, and maintained through continuous review and education.

Employers Value Credentials
Earning an AHIMA credential puts you in a special league, positioning you as a leader and role model in the health informatics and information management community. Investing in AHIMA certification is an investment in yourself and your long-term career.

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