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Certified Healthcare Technology Specialist - Trainer (CHTS-TR)

Workers in this role design and deliver training programs, using adult learning principles, to employees in clinical and public health settings. Earners of this badge have experience as a health professional or health information management specialist. Additional experience in the classroom is recommended.

This badge is issued by AHIMA


  • Computer Science
  • Health Care Culture
  • Health Information Management Systems
  • Healthcare Customer Service
  • Information Science
  • Instructional Design
  • Public Health

What it takes to earn this badge

  • Score a passing grade on the Certified Health Technician Specialist - Trainer (CHTS-TR) exam
  • Complete the following prior to sitting for the exam:
  • Complete short-duration (typically six months) non-degree health IT workforce development programs
  • Members of the workforce with relevant experience or other types of training.
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