Take the final step toward achieving your Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems – Canada (CPHIMS-CA) credential

After taking one of the Digital Health Canada Core HI courses, writing the CPHIMS-CA exam is the next step toward achieving the CPHIMS-CA credential. Exam writers must successfully pass both the CPHIMS and CA (Canadian Supplemental) Exams to achieve certification. You have three exam-writing options:

  1. Register and write at one of the Digital Health Canada group exam sittings listed below;
  2. Register at a public exam centre to write the exam on your own (See how to register);
  3. Write the exam with your colleagues in a private group sitting (Contact Digital Health Canada to arrange a private exam sitting at your organization).

CPHIMS-CA Exam Qualification

Make sure you meet the requirements from ONE of the categories below before registering for an exam sitting:

  1. Writers require a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university plus five years of information and management systems experience (work experience in systems analysis; design; selection, implementation, support, and maintenance; testing and evaluation; privacy and security; information systems; clinical informatics; management engineering), including three years in a healthcare setting (includes provider of health services or products to a healthcare facility (e.g. hospital; healthcare consulting firm; vendor; federal, provincial/ territorial or local government office; academic institution; payer; public health)
    OR
  2. Writers require a graduate degree or higher from an accredited college or university plus three years of information and management systems experience (work experience in systems analysis; design; selection, implementation, support, and maintenance; testing and evaluation; privacy and security; information systems; clinical informatics; management engineering), including two years in a healthcare setting (e.g. hospital; healthcare consulting firm; vendor; federal, provincial/ territorial or local government office; academic institution; payer; public health).

CPHIMS-CA Exam Sittings

Location Date Registration Price
Calgary FEB 4-19 Reg. closed C$676.20+tax (members)/C$890.30+tax (non-members)*
Toronto FEB 21-19 Reg. closed C$676.20+tax (members)/C$890.30+tax (non-members)*
Toronto MAY 26-19 Register C$676.20+tax (members)/C$890.30+tax (non-members)*
Vancouver APR 25-19 Register C$676.20+tax (members)/C$890.30+tax (non-members)*
Toronto AUG 16-19 Register C$676.20+tax (members)/C$890.30+tax (non-members)*
Halifax NOV 25-19 Register C$676.20+tax (members)/C$890.30+tax (non-members)*
Toronto NOV 28-19 Register C$676.20+tax (members)/C$890.30+tax (non-members)*
Vancouver DEC-19 Register C$676.20+tax (members)/C$890.30+tax (non-members)*

*Join Digital Health Canada and save on exam fees. Contact education@digitalhealthcanada.com if you have any questions.