CPHIMS-CA holders are required to earn 60 CEUs during their renewal cycle by participating in professional education activities.

  • A minimum of 25 CEUs must be obtained from HIMSS or HIMSS Approved Provider activities;
  • A minimum of 10 CEUs must be obtained from Digital Health Canada activities;
  • The remaining CEUs may be obtained from other providers of HI professional education activities. If you are unsure if a particular event/activity suffices, please send the agenda to education@coachorg.com for confirmation.

Digital Health Canada-approved CEU Events

Conferences and Events 2015 - 2017
Event Title Date Location CE Hours
e-Health 2018 Conference and Tradeshow May 27-30, 2018 Vancouver,BC 23
Driving the Future of Digital Health Oct. 30, 2017 Toronto,ON 6
BCHIMPS 2017 Annual Fall Education Symposium Sept. 29, 2017 Vancouver,BC 5.75
e-Health 2017 Conference and Tradeshow June 4-7, 2017 Toronto,ON 23
Digital Health Canada Breakfast: Patient Engagement and Connected Care March 27, 2017 Vancouver, BC 1.5
Update on Ontario Digital: Innovation in Ontario March 6, 2017 Toronto,ON 5
BCHIMPS February 24, 2017 Vancouver, BC 5
Digital Health Canada/ANHIX Conference 2017 February 8, 2017 Calgary, AB 5
Standards Build Trust: World Standards Day October 14, 2016 Toronto,ON 1
Democratizing Healthcare: Empowering Patients through Technology Sept. 30, 2016 Vancouver, BC 6
e-Health 2016 Conference June 5 – 8, 2016 Vancouver, BC 24
CHIEF Spring Symposium June 3 -4, 2016 Vancouver, BC 9
Ontario Update Conference April 4, 2016 Toronto, ON 7
BCHIMPS Annual Spring Education Symposium March 18, 2016 Vancouver, BC 6
eHealth Ontario – eSafety Workshop May 18, 2016 Toronto, ON 3.5
eHealth Ontario – Introduction to eSafety February 22, 2016 Virtual 2.5
Canada Health Infoway eSafety Workshop January 19, 2016 Toronto, ON 6
2016 Partnerships in Healthcare February 2, 2016 Toronto, ON 2
ANHIX/Digital Health Canada Conference 2016 February 3, 2016 Calgary, AB 5
The Changing Nature of Healthcare Nov. 26, 2016 Toronto, ON 8
Canada Health Infoway: Fall Partnership 2015 Nov. 24 & 25, 2015 Vancouver, BC 10.5
eHealthAchieve 2015 (eHealth Forum at HealthAchieve) Nov. 2 & 3, 2015 Toronto, ON 6.25 (Nov 2: 1.5, Nov 3: 4.75)
e-Safety Workshop Oct. 28, 2015 Edmonton, AB 3.5
National HI eSafety Summit Oct. 27, 2015 Edmonton, AB 6.40
Alberta Health Services Clinical Informatics Lunch & Learns May 15 – April 17, 2015 Calgary, Alberta 1
e-Health 2015 Conference May 31 – June 3, 2015 Toronto, ON 23.5
Digital Health Canada/ BCHIMPS Conference March 27, 2015 Vancouver, BC 5.75
ITCH 2015 Feb. 26 – March 1, 2015 Vancouver, BC 15.25
Digital Health Canada-ANHIX Conference 2015 Feb. 5, 2015 Calgary, AB 5
Conferences and Events 2014 and earlier
Conferences & Events Date Location CE Hours
2014 PHIPA Summit Dec. 8 & 9, 2014 Toronto ON 4
Infoway: Fall Partnership Conference 2014 Nov. 26-27, 2014 Toronto ON 9.51
World Standards Day- 2014 eHealth Ontario Oct. 14, 2014 Online 1
e-Health 2014 June 1 – 4, 2014 Vancouver BC 23
Ontario Update Conference April 4, 2016 Toronto ON 7
Digital Health Canada-HIMSS Ontario Conference- ONUP14 April 29 2014 Toronto ON 5.25
eHealth Ontario – eSafety Workshop May 18, 2016 Toronto ON 3.5
ANHIX Digital Health Canada 2014 Conference – Calgary Feb. 13, 2014 Calgary Alberta 5.7
Data Analytics for Healthcare Summit, Day 2 December 4, 2013 Toronto ON 5.25
Data Analytics for Healthcare Summit, Day 1 December, 3 2013 Toronto ON 7.5
Big Data Analytics in Health Event Oct 9, 2013 Toronto ON 6
The Changing Nature of Healthcare Nov. 26,2016 Toronto ON 8
CLHI Breakfast Series (Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver) Oct. 2 & 8, 2013 Toronto/Calgary/Vancouver 1
2013 eHealth Ontario World Standards Day Webinar Oct. 15, 2013 Online 1
2013 Fall Partnership Pre-Conference Tutorials and Workshop Nov. 25-26, 2013 Halifax Nova Scotia 7+
2013 Canada Infoway Fall Partnership Conference Nov. 27-28, 2013 Halifax Nova Scotia 11+
eHealth Achieve 2013 Nov. 4-5, 2013 Toronto ON 6+
Manitoba eHealth 2013 Oct. 30, 2013 Winnipeg MB 4.2
e-Health 2013 May 26-29, 2013 Ottawa ON 28+
Western Canada Health Information Privacy Symposium (WCHIPS 2013) May 15-16, 2013 Winnipeg MB 11+
eHealth Achieve 2012 Nov. 6-7, 2012 Toronto ON 7.5
2012 Fall Partnership Conference Nov. 28-30, 2012 Vancouver BC 13.5
2012 Fall Partnership Pre-Conference Tutorials and Workshop Nov. 26-27, 2012 Vancouver BC Up to 15.0
Manitoba eHealth 2012 Oct. 31, 2012 Winnipeg MB 3.2
Innovations: Practical Realities, Fresh Ideas and New Perspectives in Ottawa Oct. 16, 2012 Ottawa ON 5.45
e-Health 2012: Innovating Health e-Care May 27-30, 2012 Vancouver BC 28+
Canada Health Infoway Partnership Conference Nov. 21-22, 2011 Halifax NS 7.0
Manitoba eHealth Oct. 25, 2011 Winnipeg MB 4.15
eHealth 2011 May 29-June 1, 2011 Toronto ON 8.5
eHealth 2010 May 31-June 2, 2010 Vancouver BC 10.8
Online Materials and Webinars 2015 - 2017
Titles Date Location CE Hours
Digital Health Canada Webinar Wednesdays Weekly Online 1 hour = 1
30 minutes = 0.5
Alberta Health Services QHI Webinar – eSafety March 9, 2016 Online 1.0
Ontario Hospital Association World Standards Day – 2015 eHealth Ontario Webcast Webcast Video Oct. 14, 2015 Online 1.0
Ontario Hospital Association Webinar: eHealth Series 2015: How to Move Up the EMRAM Sept. 22, 2015 Online 1.5
2014 e-Health CTF Telehealh Symposium Video Ongoing Online 1.0
2014 e-Health CCF Clinician Symposium Video Ongoing Online 1.0
Ontario eHealth Standards Ongoing Online 1.0
eHealth Ontario – Information Architecture Course Ongoing Online 1.0
eHealth Ontario- Service Oriented Architecture Course Ongoing Online 1.0
Infoway Webinars Ongoing Online = length of webinar
ANHIX/Digital Health Canada Conference Feb. 3, 2016 Calgary, AB 5
eSafety Webinar “Ensuring the Safety of our eHealth Systems” November 19 & 26, 2014 Online 3.0
Online Materials and Webinars 2014 and earlier
Titles Date Location CE Hours
eSafety Webinar “Ensuring the Safety of our eHealth Systems” November 19 & 26, 2014 Online 3.0
Telehealth, eHealth and First Nations and Inuit Communities September 25, 2012 Online 1.0
eHIP Webinar – Health Informatics Education for Practising Professionals: What, Why and How? September 19, 2012 Online 1.0
e-Health Around the World in 80 (or less; much less) Slides!! June 26, 2012 Online 1.0
eHIP Webinar – Canada’s National IT Direction: An Update from Canada Health Infoway June 6, 2012 Online 1.0
Bringing Telehealth to the Desktop May 15, 2012 Online 1.0
Linking the Health System Silos… A Natural Technology Synergy of Process, People + Technology April 25, 2012 Online 1.0
Five Year to a Successful Program: The VIHA Experience April 17, 2012 Online 1.0
Information Management Across the Continuum of Care April 11, 2012 Online 1.0
mHealth The Implications for Physicians and Patients March 20, 2012 Online 1.0
Telehealth in the North The Alaskan Perspective February 28, 2012 Online 1.0
Telehealth in Newfoundland – Bringing Telehealth to Rural Communities February 14, 2012 Online 1.0
An Innovation Evolution Designing Intelligent Mobility for the Enterprise January 18, 2012 Online 1.0
Rebuilding Telehealth in Nunavut January 17, 2012 Online 1.0
mHealth and Mobile Devices November 22, 2011 Online 1.0
What about the People? A National Change Management Framework to Enable Solution Planning & Adoption October 18, 2011 Online 1.0

 

CEU Categories

Category 1: Continuing Education

Topics must be relevant to healthcare information and management systems, including: Canadian Healthcare System, Clinical & Health Services, Information Technology, Information Management, Analysis & Evaluation, Organizational & Behavioural Management, Project Management. Earn one CE hour for each 60 minutes of participation.

Category 2: Academic Credits

Participation and/or audit in formal educational programs of study that address relevant healthcare information and management system subject areas. Post-secondary healthcare information and management systems courses attended for credit, including guided independent study and regular college or university courses. Earn one CE hour for each classroom hour.

Category 3: Presentations

The development of original work, relevant to healthcare information and management systems professionals, delivered to an audience.

  • Speaker at an educational program. Earn one CE hour for each 15 minutes of podium time
  • Panel participant at an educational program. Earn one CE hour for each 60 minutes of podium time
  • Guest lecturer for a college/university course. Earn one CE hour for each 15 minutes of podium time
  • Primary author of content related to healthcare information and management systems utilized in e-Learning and/or other media presentations. Earn one CE hour for each 15 minutes of presentation time.
Category 4: Publications

The development of original work, relevant to healthcare information and management systems professionals, reproduced by written or electronic means for dissemination to the public. You must be the author or co-author.

  • Book. Earn 20 CE hours.
  • Book chapter. Earn 15 CE hours.
  • Article published in a peer-reviewed journal. Earn five CE hours.
  • Article published in a professional newsletter. Earn three CE hours.
Category 5: Professional Service

Complete one or more years of volunteer service with an international, national, state, provincial or local related professional organization/society (e.g. Board of directors, task force, committees)

Earn five CE hours for each year of service.

Category 6: Item Writing
Item writing for the CPHIMS or CA Exams.

Earn CE hours pre-determined by HIMSS or Digital Health Canada respectively.

 

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