Health Information Technology/Coding
This program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) which is a requirement for sitting for the certification exam. The program prepares students for the AHIMA RHIT (Registered Health Information Technology) exam. Passing the RHIT exam leads to national certification which is recognized in all states. Therefore, it has been determined that the program meets the certification requirements for all states.
State Licensing Board or Department* - There are no state licensing boards or departments for this program. The Commission on Certification for Health Informatics and Information Management (CCHIIM) provides oversight of all AHIMA certifications.
|State||State Licensing Board or Department*||State Licensing Requirements||Notes|
|American Samoa||Not determined|
|District of Columbia||N/A||Meets|
|Northern Mariana Islands||Not determined|
|US Virgin Islands||Not determined|
Disclaimer: The college makes every effort to ensure the information above is current, but please be advised that state laws, regulations and policies may change at any time. It is the responsibility of the student completing the licensure program to check with the licensing board(s) in their state of residence or in the state in which they intend to obtain a license for the most recent information and requirements. M State shall not be held liable if a student is unable to qualify for licensure or certification in any jurisdiction or cannot obtain a practicum/internship location.