They’re two of the most common health information management (HIM) credentials, yet they continue to confuse students and even some HIM professionals. I’m talking about the RHIA (Registered Health Information Administrator) and RHIT (Registered Health Information Technician).
Both credentials are offered by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), and both denote one’s mastery of the ins and outs of HIM. However, each credential also signals a slightly different specialization that’s important for students to consider as they pave their own unique career paths…. [Read More]