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Healthcare Technology Specialist Certificate Program

AHIMA’s HIT Specialist Certificate is designed to represent skills and knowledge valued in the healthcare industry. Individuals holding this certificate have gained those skills and knowledge through experience or by completing training in content areas including: Regulatory and Compliance, Quality and Risk Management, User Support, Healthcare Technology, Security, Leadership, General Leadership, Workflow and Data Management, Common Employability Skills, Technical Role Specialty Content.

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What it takes to earn this badge

  • Complete a training program using AHIMA’s curriculum competencies for Health Information Technology Specialist certificate
  • Training through short-duration (typically six months) non-degree training programs including content relevant to entry level user support healthcare technology positions
  • Member of the workforce with 6 months or more of relevant Health IT experience
  • Score a passing grade on the Healthcare Technology Assessment
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