Accreditation Process Conference 2019

Health Informatics (HI) and Health Information Management (HIM)
Academic Programs
April 15-16, 2019
Gleacher Center
450 North Cityfront Plaza Dr.
Chicago, IL

Early Registration closes March 1, 2019

Monday, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM CST; Tuesday, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM CST

This Conference presented by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) is designed to assist programs in the application process for CAHIIM Accreditation to prepare for the process, review the Accreditation Standards, curriculum requirements, examine the CAHIIM expectations for quality assessment, and review overall program readiness.

The Conference provides an opportunity to meet with CAHIIM staff and walk through the steps to using the web-based online CAHIIM Accreditation System (CAS), get advice on curriculum development, and instructions on how to prepare the required documentation within the Self-Assessment process.

Who Should Attend

Program directors, faculty and administrators of degree programs seeking Initial Accreditation. Continuing programs who are scheduled for the 2019-2020 Comprehensive Program Review cycle under Continuing Accreditation.

Conference highlights:

  • The fundamentals of CAHIIM Accreditation, policies and procedures
  • Interpretation of the Accreditation Standards
  • A step-by-step guide to the program Self-Assessment process using the CAS online web-based system and it’s functionality
  • Explanation of CAHIIM expectations and documentation requirements
  • Curriculum design guidance and syllabus evaluation requirements
  • Constructing a meaningful program evaluation plan and outcomes assessment techniques
  • Examine resources, online program delivery, practical experiences and much more


Early Registration, Per person: $475
After March 1, 2019, Per person: $500
Registration closes on April 1, 2019
No onsite registration allowed
Contact should you require registration with an invoice with check payment.

Breakfast will be served at 7:30 AM each day. Conference begins at 8:00 AM promptly. Lunch is provided.

MAKE HOTEL RESERVATIONS HERE (Room block cut off date: April 1, 2019)
$159/night + tax

Sheraton Grand Hotel
301 East North Water Street
Chicago, IL 60611

CAHIIM Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made before April 1, 2019 will be refunded the paid registration fee minus $100 processing fee.
Cancellations after this date are not eligible for any refunds. CAHIIM is not responsible for airfare, hotel, or other costs. Conference cancellation requests should be emailed to

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