Fees

Payable to CAHIIM.

Initial Accreditation

Pre-Application Fee

$500

 

Candidacy Status Fee

$7,500

 

Self-Assessment Late Fee

$500

 

*Site Visit Processing Fee

$8,000

 

Appeals Procedures Processing Fee

$5,000

 

Continuing Accreditation

Annual Accreditation Fee
If paid by credit card

$2,500
$2,575

 

Late Fee Amount
If paid by credit card

$2,750
$2,825

 

Comprehensive Program Review Fee

$8,000

 

Focused Review Fee

$9,000

 

Self-Assessment Late Fee

$500

 

APAR Late Fee

$500

 

Appeals Procedures Processing Fee

$5,000

 

Substantive Changes

Change in Program Director
(CAHIIM staff prior-approval required)

$200

 

Comprehensive Program Review: Extension Fee
(CAHIIM staff prior approval required. Extension of review process after program acceptance and review process has begun. Program must be able to resume within one year.)

$1,000

 

* Site Visit Processing Fee

This fee is inclusive of the following expenses related to the review and site visit for a three-member team: lodging, ground transportation, parking, rental car, airfares, and meals with the exception of the lunch the first day at the institution. For total of airfares beyond $1,500 or reschedule of the site visit, the program will be invoiced the difference after notification and approval. This fee structure applies only to site visits within the Contiguous United States. Visits to Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and other countries will be priced at a different rate.

We always try for the lowest airfare without inconveniencing the site visitor and they are required to get our approval prior to booking.
The fee is non-refundable in the event of cancellation of the site visit. The program will be invoiced in advance of the site visit with payment due within 30 days or the process may be delayed.