The Council for Higher Education and Accreditation (CHEA), a national advocate and institutional voice for self-regulation of academic quality through accreditation, is an association of 3,000 degree-granting colleges and universities and recognizes 60 institutional and programmatic accrediting organizations. For more information about CHEA, go to



Recognition Statement

At its meeting on September 24-25, 2012, the CHEA Board of Directors reviewed the recommendation of the CHEA Committee on Recognition regarding the recognition application submitted by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The board of directors accepted the committee's recommendation and granted recognition to CAHIIM.

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