The Board ensures effective management of CAHIIM’s operations; provides fiduciary/legal responsibility for the Corporation; appoints Accreditation Council members in accordance with established criteria; abides by the core values and code of conduct for CAHIIM decision-makers; and appoints Board officers annually.
The Board is responsible for the accreditation of programs. In conjunction with the Accreditation Councils, the Board establishes and maintains accreditation standards, policies, and procedures for accreditation of educational programs in the health informatics and health information management professions. The Board reviews and acts on all accreditation decisions referred by the Accreditation Councils. The Board supports research, training, and publications related to accreditation achievement and the maintenance and improvement of the quality and outcomes of academic programs through the accreditation process.
The CAHIIM Board of Directors consists of 10 Directors and 2 Public Members. The Board holds two face-to-face meetings annually and holds 2-3 teleconference calls a year.