The CCHIM-accredited Health Terminology Standards Graduate Certificate Program is now accepting applications for its fall 2020 cohort. This program is offered by the School of Health Information Science at University of Victoria and partner organizations. It’s a one-year, part-time program with weekly online evening classes and a 2.5-day in-person workshop. The program is intended to meet national and international needs for best practices in controlled terminologies used in the health industry. Applicants must have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution. Graduates of this program are eligible to become Certified Terminology Standards Specialists with the Canadian College of Health Information Management. The application deadline is May 1, 2020 for September 1, 2020 entry. For more information, please contact Dr. Francis Lau directly at [email protected].
At the CHIMA and the Canadian College of Health Information Management Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on June 22, 2023, we had an opportunity to engage with our members and the public in a town hall session. The following includes the questions answered during the session and the ones time did not permit us to answer.
On June 24, 2021, the Canadian College of Health Information Management and CHIMA held a joint annual general meeting. Attendees were able to ask questions…