The third edition of the CPHIMS
Review Guide: Preparing for Success in Healthcare Information and Management Systems is a guidebook designed to assist healthcare IT professionals in preparing to become a Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems (CPHIMS
As AHIMA and HIMSS are the leading organizations for identifying HIT and HIM professionals' credentials and competencies, we examined both CPHIMS
and AHIMA curriculum competencies and knowledge clusters (AHIMA, 2011; CPHIMS
, 2014b) and mapped them with our course components, as shown in Tables 3 and 4.
More recently however, a growing number of providers have become more optimistic, says Amy Machtay, a HIMSS certified professional in health information management, or CPHIMS
George, RHIA, CPHIMS
, CCS, CCS-P, CPC, Director of HIM at Penn Presbyterian Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Health System.
Bruce Eckert, MBA, CPHIMS
, is Executive Consultant for Massachusetts-based healthcare management consultants Beacon Partners, Inc.
Charters, PhD, RN, CPHIMS
, nursing informatics specialty coordinator and assistant professor, University of Maryland, Baltimore, School of Nursing
By Naomi Levinthal, MA, MS, CPHIMS
, Senior Consultant, The Advisory Board Company
Their dataset provides a fully compliant, comprehensive contextual framework that is geography specific, highly relevant to specific population health challenges and fills many blanks that cannot be filled with traditional health care data sources alone," says Charles Boicey, MS, RN-BC, CPHIMS
She holds a bachelor's degree from Western Michigan University, CPHIMS
certification, and various IT and management certifications.
By Tim Bickley, MT(ASCP), MBA, CPHIMS
, Kristina Ziaugra, BA (Hons), and Thomas Joseph, MBA, MT(ASCP)
Caterina Lasome, PhD, MBA, RN, CPHIMS
, President and CEO of iON Informatics, LLC, and ANIA Region IV Director, moderated the panel presentation.
The use of health IT to support communication processes, data and information is a recent phenomenon," said Joyce Sensmeier, MS, RN-BC, CPHIMS
, FHIMSS, FAAN, Vice President, Informatics, HIMSS.