To qualify to take the ICDCT-CM Trainer Certification Exam, a candidate should hold one or more of the following credentials: CCA; CCS; CCS-P; CPC; CPC-P; CRC; RHIA; RHIT; or Equivalent Credential from another nationally recognized organization, have five (5) or more years of full-time coding experience and have experience training others. View the Do I qualify page for more details.
Domain 1: 2020 Coding Guidelines
Domain 2: Code Assignment Skills, Sequencing
Domain 3: How to Teach Others
The online certification exam can be taken remotely from the comfort of your home or office. Attempts at the exam are only available by appointment with a professional AIHC proctor.
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Once you are certified, you need to maintain your credential by obtaining continuing education units (CEUs). View the CEU Renewal Chart for a summary of the CEUs required to renew this credential.
AIHC offers free and low-cost CEU programs for our members. We are also CEU friendly and are happy to accept CEUs from most other recognized organizations. Please Contact Us for more information.
This program has been approved for 16 continuing education units by the American Institute of Healthcare Compliance for AIHC Certified Professionals. These continuing education units may be applied towards the Core, HIPAA and Ethics Category CEU Renewal Requirements for the following AIHC credentials: ICDCT-CM and CMDP.
To successfully complete this online course, you will need high-speed internet access, email, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Adobe Reader. You must complete this course within three (3) months of your enrollment date. Your course enrollment begins when the AIHC Office receives your course tuition payment.
This course is on-demand. You can access your course information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, by logging into the AIHC website. There are no scheduled classes to attend, so you can work at your own pace.
AIHC is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization and an internationally recognized leader in healthcare compliance training and certification. Our mission is to provide education, certification, and continuing education to healthcare administrators at a reasonable cost through our classroom and web-based training programs. Our goal is to improve the competency of medical facility management in an increasingly complex regulatory environment. We seek to promote the increased quality of administrative healthcare systems in the United States by building an international network of credentialed healthcare professionals.