Health Information Technology/Coding

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
Alabama N/A Meets  
Alaska N/A Meets  
American Samoa   Not determined  
Arizona N/A Meets  
Arkansas N/A Meets  
California N/A Meets  
Colorado N/A Meets  
Connecticut N/A Meets  
Delaware N/A Meets  
District of Columbia N/A Meets  
Florida N/A Meets  
Georgia N/A Meets  
Guam   Not determined  
Hawaii N/A Meets  
Idaho N/A Meets  
Illinois N/A Meets  
Indiana N/A Meets  
Iowa N/A Meets  
Kansas N/A Meets  
Kentucky N/A Meets  
Louisiana N/A Meets  
Maine N/A Meets  
Maryland N/A Meets  
Massachusetts N/A Meets  
Michigan N/A Meets  
Minnesota N/A Meets  
Mississippi N/A Meets  
Missouri N/A Meets  
Montana N/A Meets  
Nebraska N/A Meets  
Nevada N/A Meets  
New Hampshire N/A Meets  
New Jersey N/A Meets  
New Mexico N/A Meets  
New York N/A Meets  
North Carolina N/A Meets  
North Dakota N/A Meets  
Northern Mariana Islands   Not determined  
Ohio N/A Meets  
Oklahoma N/A Meets  
Oregon N/A Meets  
Pennsylvania N/A Meets  
Puerto Rico N/A Meets  
Rhode Island N/A Meets  
South Carolina N/A Meets  
South Dakota N/A Meets  
Tennessee N/A Meets  
Texas N/A Meets  
US Virgin Islands   Not determined  
Utah N/A Meets  
Vermont N/A Meets  
Virginia N/A Meets  
Washington N/A Meets  
West Virginia N/A Meets  
Wisconsin N/A Meets  
Wyoming N/A Meets

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.

Page last updated on January 14, 2021 8:45 am