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Pharmacist, Healthcare and Interesting Professional Certifications & Designations
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Last Updated - 2/4/17 - By Erin L. Albert, MBA, PharmD, JD - www.erinalbert.com
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Note there are no endorsements or warranties here - I prepared this list just so I could see all credentialing options for pharmacists these days, and thought I'd share them.
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categoryAcronymTitle of the CertificationLearn more at:Notes:Cost of Training Course (Date verified)Cost of Examination for Certification (Date verified)Other Costs (Date verified)
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therapeutic areaAAHIVEHIV Experthttp://www.aahivm.orgclinical, non practicing
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therapeutic areaAAHIVPHIV Pharmacisthttp://www.aahivm.orgclinical - pharmacist only12/1/2015
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therapeutic areaAAHIVSHIV Specialisthttp://www.aahivm.orgclinical, practicing
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generalACLSAdvanced Cardiovascular Life Supporthttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdf
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fitness(ACSM Certifications)(Several in fitness)https://certification.acsm.org/get-certified
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therapeutic areaAE-CCertified Asthma Educatorhttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical
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aerospace medicineAerospace Medicine - American Board of Preventive Medicinehttps://www.theabpm.org/certification.cfm
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyAHCFIAccredited Health Care Fraud Investigatorhttps://www.nhcaa.org/accreditation/becoming-an-ahfi.aspx
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyAHFIAccredited Health Care Fraud Investigatorhttp://nhcaa.org/accreditation/becoming-an-ahfi.aspxhealthcare fraud
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continuity of careAHPCPAssociate Healthcare Provider Continuity Professionalhttps://www.drii.org/certification/certification.phpinternational
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therapeutic areaALCAdvanced Lactation Consultanthttp://www.talpp.org/certification-alc.html
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pharmacologyAPAccredited in Applied Pharmacologyhttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdf
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyApexus Advanced 340B Operations Certificate Programhttp://na-ab04.marketo.com/lp/512-HZW-908/340B-Operations-Certificate.html?utm_source=linkedin&utm_medium=paid&utm_campaign=pharmacists&utm_content=3340B
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continuity of careAssociate Health Care Interpreterhttp://www.cchicertification.org/certification/benefits-of-certification.html
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artATR Registered Art Therapist http://www.atcb.org/pdf/ATR_Application.pdfThese involve art therapists - check certification requirements
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artATR-BCRegistered Art Therapist - Board Certifiedhttp://www.atcb.org/New_Applicants/Apply_ATR_BCThese involve art therapists - check certification requirements
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therapeutic areaBC-ADMBoard Certified-Advanced Diabetes Managementhttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical
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therapeutic areaBCACPBoard Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacisthttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical - pharmacist only
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therapeutic areaBCCPBoard Certified Critical Care Pharmacisthttp://www.bpsweb.org/bps-specialties/critical-care-pharmacy/clinical - pharmacist only
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industryBCMASBoard Certified Medical Affairs Specialisthttp://www.medicalaffairsspecialist.orgMust have MD, DO, PhD, PharmD or matriculated into a program at accredited institution.Entire course, application fees, certification fees are over $1000.
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nuclearBCNPBoard Certified Nuclear Pharmacisthttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical - pharmacist only
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nutritionBCNSPBoard Certified Nutrition Support Pharmacisthttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical - pharmacist only
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therapeutic areaBCOPBoard Certified Oncology Pharmacisthttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical - pharmacist only
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therapeutic areaBCPPBoard Certified Psychiatric Pharmacisthttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical - pharmacist only
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pediatricBCPPSBPS Board Certified Pediatric Pharmacisthttp://www.bpsweb.org/bps-specialties/pediatric-pharmacy/clinical - pharmacist only
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therapeutic areaBCPSBoard Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialisthttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical - pharmacist only - NOTE that there are two added qualifications pharmacists may earn within the pharmacotherapy specialty: cardiology and infectious diseases - see http://bpsweb.org/specialties/qualification.cfm for more details on Added Qualifications
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therapeutic areaBCPS, AQ, CardiologyBoard Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist with Added Qualifications in Cardiologyhttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical - pharmacist only
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therapeutic areaBCPS, AQ, Infectious DiseasesBoard Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist with Added Qualifications in Infectious Diseaseshttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical - pharmacist only
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therapeutic areaCACPCertified Anticoagulation Care Provider http://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical
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associationCAECertified Association Executivehttp://www.asaecenter.orgadmin - for association management
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therapeutic areaCAEdCertified Alzheimer Educatorhttp://ncbac.net/caed-certification
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techCAHIMSHIMSS Certificationhttp://www.himss.org/health-it-certification/cahims/handbook
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security, privacyCAHSOCertified Advanced Healthcare Security Officerhttp://www.iahss.org/?page=certifications#two
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therapeutic areaCASCertified Addiction Specialisthttp://www.americanacademy.org/certification/cas/
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fitnessCATCertified Athletic Trainerhttp://www.bocatc.org/candidates/candidate-handbookBoard cert for athletic trainers
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coding and billingCBCSCertified Billing and Coding Specialisthttp://www.nhanow.com/certifications/billing-coding
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safetyCBPPSCertification Board for Professionals in Patient Safetyhttp://www.npsf.org/?page=aboutcbpps for healthcare professionals focused on safety - Dan Degnan referred
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coding and billingCCACertified Coding Associatehttp://www.ahima.org/certification/ccacoding
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wellnessCertificate of Completion in Culinary CoachingInstitute of Lifestyle Medicinehttp://www.instituteoflifestylemedicine.org/services/culinary-coach-training-for-health-coaches/not a certification - see website for me details
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyCCEPCertified Compliance and Ethics Professionalshttp://www.compliancecertification.org
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyCCEP-ICertified Compliance and Ethics Professional - Internationalhttp://www.compliancecertification.org
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continuity of careCCHICertification Commission for Healthcare Interpretershttp://www.cchicertification.org/benefits-of-certification/benefits-of-certification
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settingCCHPCertified Correctional Health Professionalhttp://www.ncchc.org/cchpNote that CCHP-P and CCHP-RN, CCHP-A and CCHP-MH are also certifications for physicians, nurses, advanced program, and mental health, respectively.
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continuity of careCCMCCase Manager Certificationhttps://ccmcertification.org/faqs/certification/certification
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyCCPCertified Compliance Professionalhttp://healthethicstrust.com/certification/ccp/ethics
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industryCCRCCertified Clinical Research Coordinatorhttp://www.acrpnet.org/MainMenuCategory/Certification/CRCCertification.aspx
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coding and billingCCSCertified Coding Specialist
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coding and billingCCS-PCertified Coding Specialist-Physician Basedhttp://www.ahima.org/certification/ccspcoding
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyCCTCertified Compliance Technicianhttp://www.aaham.org/Certification.aspx
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HRCCWPStaffing Industry Analysts Certified Contingent Workforce Professional (CCWP)http://www2.staffingindustry.com/Events/Certification-Training-CCWPFor managers who manage contingent or on demand workforces
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therapeutic areaCDECertified Diabetes Educatorhttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical
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community, economic dev.CEcDCertified Economic Developerhttp://www.iedconline.org/web-pages/professional-development/become-certified/for leaders in healthcare that work in the broader community and economic development
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continuity of careCDEOCertified Documentation Expert - Outpatienthttps://www.aapc.com/certification/cdeo/ Reviewing outpatient documentation for accuracy in coding
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continuity of careCDIP®Certified Documentation Improvement Practitionerhttp://www.ahima.org/certification/cdipClinical documentation of patient health records
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EHRCEHRSCertified Electronic Health Records Specialisthttp://www.nhanow.com/certifications/cehrs
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outcomesCERComparative Effectiveness Researchhttp://www.amcp.org/CERCertificate/admin - formulary & research
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associationCFRECertified Fundraising Executivehttp://www.ahp.org/Home/Career_Development/Certification/Home/Career_Development/Certification.aspx?hkey=3dc0871d-9922-4b61-9ecf-3dee17397217
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geneticsCGC®Certified in Genetic Counselinghttp://www.abgc.net/Certification/certification.aspThe requirements for education prior to sitting for the board certification examination are in the bulletin: http://www.abgc.net/docs/ABGC%20Handbook%20June%202016_Web.pdf
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geriatricCGPCertified Geriatric Pharmacisthttp://www.pharmacycredentialing.org/files/certificationprograms.pdfclinical - pharmacist only
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continuity of careCHAACertified Healthcare Access Associatehttp://www.naham.org/?CHAALanding
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continuity of careCHAMCertified Healthcare Access Managerhttp://www.naham.org/?page=Certification
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coding and billingCHBMECertified Healthcare Billing and Management Executivehttp://www.hbma.org/news/chbme-news/n_chbme-certificationBy healthcare billing & management association
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyCHCCertified in Healthcare Compliancehttp://www.compliancecertification.org
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constructionCHC Certified Healthcare Constructorhttp://www.aha.org/certifcenter/CHC/index.shtml
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HITCHCCiOCertified Healthcare CIO (CHCIO)See HIMSS
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Hazardous materialsCHCMCertified Hazard Control Managerhttp://ibfcsm.org/chcm.php
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CMECHCPCertified CME Professionalhttp://cchcp.org/how-to-apply-and-register-for-the-certification-exam/
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outcomesCHDACertified Health Data Analysthttp://www.ahima.org/certification/chda"knowledge to acquire, manage, analyze, interpret, and transform data into accurate, consistent, and timely information, while balancing the "big picture" strategic vision with day-to-day details" (from cert. website)
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compliance, fraud, adminCHDSCertified Healthcare Documentation Specialisthttp://www.ahdionline.org/?page=chds_cmt
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settingCHEPCertified Healthcare Emergency Professionalhttp://ibfcsm.org/chep.php
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environmentCHESPCertified Healthcare Environmental Services Professionalhttp://www.aha.org/certifcenter/CHESP/index.shtml
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facilitiesCHFMCertified Healthcare Facility Managerhttp://www.aha.org/certifcenter/CHFM/index.shtml
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financeCHFPCertified Healthcare Financial Professional (This org also has other certifications)http://www.hfma.orgadmin - financial
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HRCHHRCertified in Healthcare Human Resourceshttp://www.aha.org/certifcenter/CHHR/index.shtmladmin - HR
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HITCHISP®Certified Health Informatics Systems Professionalhttp://www.ashim.com/health-it-certification/EHR adoption
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leadershipCHLCertification in Healthcare Leadership (This org has others certifications)https://www.iahcsmm.org/certification-preparation/chl-certification.htmladmin
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyCHPACertified Healthcare Protection Administratorhttp://www.iahss.org/?page=certifications#four
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyCHPCCertified in Healthcare Privacy Compliancehttp://www.compliancecertification.orgadmin
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continuity of careCHPCPCertified Healthcare Provider Continuity Professional https://www.drii.org/certification/certification.php
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physicsCHPCertified Health Physicisthttp://www.hps1.org/aahp/boardweb/abhphome.html
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyCHPSCertified in Healthcare Privacy and Securityhttp://www.ahima.org/certification/chpsprivacy & security in healthcare organizations
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyCHRCCertified in Healthcare Research Compliancehttp://www.compliancecertification.orgadmin
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyCHSOCertified Healthcare Security Officerhttp://www.iahss.org/?page=certifications#one
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safetyCHSPCertified Healthcare Safety Professionalhttp://ibfcsm.org/chsp.php
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safetyCHSP-FSMCertified Healthcare Safety Professional - Fire Safety Managementhttp://ibfcsm.org/fsm.php
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyCHSSOHealthcare Security Personnel Supervisor Certificationhttp://www.iahss.org/?page=certifications#three
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HITCHTMCertified Healthcare Technology Managerhttp://www.aami.org/professionaldevelopment/content.aspx?ItemNumber=1898&navItemNumber=577
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HITCHTSCertified Healthcare Technology Specialisthttp://www.ahima.org/certification/chts.aspx 
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safetyCICInfection Control Certificationhttp://www.cbic.org/certification
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coding and billingCICCertified Inpatient Coderhttps://www.aapc.com/certification/cic/coding
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ethicsCIPCertified IRB Professionalhttp://www.primr.orgadmin
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competitive intelligenceCIP®Certified Competitive Intelligence Professionalhttp://www.academyci.com/cip-professional/through ACI
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compliance, fraud, admin, privacyCIPMCertified Information Privacy Managerhttps://iapp.org/certify/cipm/
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