Request for Public Comment

The public comment period will be open from July 1 - July 31, 2021.

The Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) is seeking public comment, from educators and industry professionals in digital health and related fields, on the proposed approval Standards and Competencies for two new certificates:

Digital Health Professional (undergraduate level)

Digital Health Leader (graduate level)

Competencies for both standards were developed by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME).

The 1st public comment period will take place July 1 - July 31, 2021.  Following this, all comments will be taken into consideration, potentially leading to revision of the standards and competencies.  At least one other public comment round will take place before the standards and competencies move ahead for final approval.

Digital Health Professional/Leader

Proposed Standards Proposed Competencies

Please review both the Standards document and the Competencies document above, and provide any feedback using the Comments form below.