Understand the value of becoming a Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems – Canada (CPHIMS-CA)

CPHIMS-CA is provided through a partnership between COACH and HIMSS, which issue the credential and certificate jointly to successful candidates. The Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems–Canada (CPHIMS-CA) credential validates professional competency to respected international and Canadian criteria. CPHIMS-CA signifies that a health informatics (HI) professional has the skills, knowledge and abilities to perform safely and effectively in a broad range of practice settings.

Facilitating the achievement of the CPHIMS-CA credential is one of the things COACH does best.

The Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems – Canada (CPHIMS-CA) credential validates professional competency and proves the ability of a Health Informatics (HI) professional to perform safely and effectively in a broad range of practice settings. Organizations with CPHIMS-CA certified professionals find it helps:

  • Deliver healthcare innovation projects with greater impact/lower costs
  • Contribute to patient safety and healthcare delivery accountability
  • Demonstrate professional competency in globally respected HI criteria
  • Raise the profile of HI as a profession
  • Recruit and retain top-quality HI staff