The virtual self-paced CHCIO Prep Course takes the learner on a deeper dive into the constructs of the CHCIO Examination. Students will learn from expert CHCIO leaders, experienced in the both the field and in the CHCIO program.

This course transforms studying into application, providing clear peer-led sessions for each domain area concentrating on critical topics and leaving the student with tangible insight.


The CHIME Certified Healthcare CIO (CHCIO) program is the first certification program exclusively for CIOs and IT executives in the healthcare industry. 

A CHCIO demonstrates the commitment, knowledge and experience required to master the core skills inherent to successful healthcare CIOs and IT executives. CHIME members who have been in a healthcare CIO or equivalent position for at least three years and want to enhance their professional stature are eligible to become certified. 

Becoming a CHCIO makes it easy for you to distinguish yourself as a leader within the healthcare IT industry. The CHCIO Program is the first healthcare industry credential developed for CIOs by CIOs. By enrolling in the CHCIO Program, you can earn the distinction of CHCIO, recognizing you for your knowledge and experience as a leader in healthcare IT.

This prep course features the following elements:

  • Peer-to-peer insight into the concepts learners will be tested on
  • Flexible learning to meet each persons’ level of knowledge and availability
  • Short sample quizzes to test level of understanding at each Domain
  • Personalized guide and point of contact to walk you through this process


Enrollment covers:

  • CHCIO Exam Blueprint
  • Reading resources
  • Sample test
  • Gap assessment
  • CHCIO Exam

For the prep course, learners are expected to take the Gap Assessment in order to help provide a more concrete understanding of their knowledge, skills, and experience on the CHCIO exam. This will showcase their strengths in various situations and settings as well as identify areas for further development and exposure.

Learners are expected to engage with the facilitator, materials, as well as participate in domain activities in order to strengthen areas of weakness and refresh pre-existing domain knowledge.

CHCIO designation earned based on fulfillment of application terms, passing of CHCIO Exam, 3+ years experience, and completion of 25 CEUs.

Both of these are self-paced!

Learners will have access to this course for 1 year from the time of enrollment.

Before enrolling in this prep courseCHIME membership and a 4-year degree is required.

Before enrolling inth CHCIO Program, CHIME Membership and 4-year degree is required.

Completion and aproval of the CHCIO Application, which will be available in the Ignite course after registration, is also required.

Price: $995.00
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