Informatics Educational Institutions & Programs
American Society of Health Informatics Managers
The American Society of Health Informatics Managers (ASHIM) is a professional association for information technology (IT) professionals who specialize in health informatics. ASHIM sponsors a credentialing exam known as the Certified Health Informatics Systems Professional exam that "demonstrate[s] skills and knowledge in technology and the healthcare industry, including the unique requirements formed where these two trades meet."
Health and clinical informatics
The following health/clinical informatics options exist for potential students:
- Certified Health Informatics Systems Professional certification
- "To qualify to sit for the CHISP exam, you must either successfully complete the ASHIM Health IT Professional online training program or have 3 years working IT experience." "The CHISP exam is a 2.5 hour timed exam with 150 multiple choice questions."
- Available online? No
- Program URL: http://www.ashim.com/what-chisp
- "About ASHIM". American Society of Health Informatics Managers. http://www.ashim.com/about. Retrieved 26 September 2016.