How Do I Find an AHIMA Approved Coding Certificate Program in My State?

The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) is a professional organization focused on medical records management that has more than 64,000 members. It provides seminars, continuing education opportunities, a code of ethics for its members, and it’s involved in advocacy and public policy. AHIMA also approves medical coding certificate programs that meet a certain standard of academic quality. The organization’s website has a coding certificate program directory that can be search by state and whether the program is offered in a distance learning format. In addition to the 50 American states you can search for AHIMA approved programs in Canada’s provinces, Guam, American Samoa, and Puerto Rico.