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Certified Documentation Improvement Practitioner (CDIP®)

Earners of the CDIP® are knowledgeable and competent in providing guidance relative to clinical documentation in patient health records: exhibit leadership skills in promoting CDI efforts, team management and CDI project management; providing high level of skills in working with providers to clarify POA, HAC and PSI; skilled in the development of policies and procedures related to query practices and overall CDI systems; knowledgeable in assigning ICD-10-CM/PCS, DRG or HCPCS codes.

This badge is issued by AHIMA


  • Clarify HAC
  • Clincial Documentation Improvement
  • Clinical Coding
  • Data Analyst
  • Formulate Queries
  • Leadership
  • Patient Health Records
  • Record Review And Clarification

What it takes to earn this badge