Professional Certification (CRCP)

Professional Certification is an online proctored exam directed to supervisors and managers in the revenue cycle industry, to validate their knowledge and skills. This certification is for the individual who desires confirmation and recognition of their expertise and/or for those who aspire to the executive level certification. AAHAM offers two types of Professional certification; one focused on the revenue cycle within an institutional (hospital, health system) environment and the other focused on the revenue cycle in a professional (physician, clinic) environment. Dual certification is available for those interested in obtaining certification in both specialties.

The four hour online, proctored CRCP exam requires a comprehensive working knowledge of the revenue cycle. It is comprised of four sections with true/false and multiple choice questions. The exams are held four times a year: February, May, August and November.

Institutional sections:

  1. Patient Access
  2. Billing
  3. Credit/Collections
  4. Revenue Cycle Management

Professional sections:

  1. Front Desk
  2. Billing
  3. Credit/Collections
  4. Revenue Cycle Management

CRCP Eligibility

AAHAM professional certification exams are only available to national AAHAM members, in good standing, who have a minimum of either two years of healthcare experience, or a two-year college or university associates degree.


National Certification Web Page: http://www.aaham.org/Certification.aspx