CHPM - Certified Healthcare Practice Manager
The Certified Healthcare Practice Manager (CHPM) exam is administered an by Medical Coding & Healthcare Compliance. By passing the CHPM certification examination, you are designated as a health care professional in auditing.
Being a Certified Healthcare Practice Manager (CHPM) demonstrates to employers, colleagues, and clients that an individual has the knowledge, skills, and experience to effectively manage a healthcare practice. A CHPM certification is a credential that verifies that the individual has met certain education and experience requirements and has passed a rigorous exam.
There are several benefits to being a Certified Healthcare Practice Manager. One of the main benefits is that it can lead to increased job opportunities and higher earning potential. Employers often prefer to hire CHPMs because they know that these individuals have the knowledge and skills required to effectively manage a healthcare practice. Additionally, CHPMs may be eligible for higher salaries and better benefits than non-certified practice managers.
Another benefit of being a CHPM is that it can help to increase the overall efficiency and effectiveness of a healthcare practice. CHPMs have a thorough understanding of the best practices and industry standards for managing a healthcare practice, which can lead to improved patient care and financial stability.
Certification can also lead to professional growth and development. CHPMs are required to earn continuing education units (CEUs) to maintain their certification, which ensures that they are staying up-to-date with the latest developments in the healthcare industry.
The CHPM is a 4.5 hour timed exam.
Section 1 is 2 hours and Section 2 is 2.5 hours.
Section 1: 100 Multiple Choice Questions
30 Business of the Practice
10 Reimbursement / Cycle Management
5 Office Accounting
8 Investigations and Penalties
5 Marketing & Brand Planning
9 Policy & Procedures
Section 2: 25 Case Studies
10 Office Policies & Procedures
Critical Review and Corrections
15 Scenario Based Outcomes
Reimbursement, Compliance, Human Resource, HIPAA, and Business Process
Online Review & CHPM Certification: $499
Includes 60 day access to online review materials and one attempt at certification exam.
Additional attempt $75
CHPM Certification Exam: $199
Includes one attempt at certification.
Additional attempt $75
Register online or call 855-226-3348.
Approved Materials for Certification
Required Text / Materials:
Current ICD-10-CM, CPT, and HCPCS Level II
Printed OIG Compliance Guidance
Other Official Authority Documents
No. 2 Pencils
Optional Text / Materials:
Anatomy Reference and Medical Dictionary
Physician Practice Compliance Reference