Do I Qualify To Take The AIHC

Certified HIPAA Compliance Officer (CHCOSM) Exam?


To sit for the American Institute of Healthcare Compliance Certified HIPAA Compliance Officer (CHCOSM) Certification  Exam.

AIHC recommends the following:

Are currently an Experienced HIPAA Compliance Officer or Healthcare Compliance Professional

Have five (5) or more years of Compliance experience

The certification exam is online and taken in the convenience of your home or office. You must successfully complete the HIPAA Privacy &

Security Officer training Program before  permission is granted to schedule the certification exam.
 Testing is arranged  through the American

Institute of Healthcare Compliance (AIHC) and scheduled with a
 professional AIHC proctor through APPOINTY Online Appointment Calendar. 

I Qualify,  Now What? 

Click Here for more information regarding our Certification Exam policies including scheduling and cancellation fees.

How Do I Maintain My CHCOSM Credential?

6 CEUS are needed annually to maintain your CHCOSM Certification in the following areas:

*2 CEUs in HIPAA Privacy

*2 CEUs in HIPAA Security


Certification Renewal is Annual

Annual renewal payment is due each year on the original date of your course registration.

If you have certified prior to the annual membership renewal date, CEUs needed for continued certification will be prorated.

After your first renewal, 6 CEUs will then be required each year.

These CEUs can be earned FREE monthly on the AIHC web site!