The Certification in Healthcare Revenue Integrity

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The Certification in Healthcare Revenue Integrity

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NAHRIMembers receive $100 off the CHRI Certification, and $100 off the CHRI Re-Certification. Discount will automatically be deducted in your cart. *Note: you must be logged in to the HCPro marketplace in order to get your NAHRI discount.

The Certification in Healthcare Revenue Integrity

About the Certification in Healthcare Revenue Integrity

A unique but wide range of knowledge and experience are necessary for revenue integrity professionals, and NAHRI wants to help those in the field demonstrate their expertise in a tangible way—through a new credential created just for you.

Healthcare revenue integrity professionals play an integral role in the financial health of their organizations. As this field grows, it is critical to ensure healthcare revenue integrity professionals have a means of demonstrating their competency in core skills relevant to their roles within their organizations. The CHRI credential offers revenue integrity professionals the opportunity to hone and validate their knowledge base while ensuring facilities have a benchmark by which to measure the competency of their staff and to recruit team members who are committed to bringing value to the industry and staying abreast of changes in regulations and best practices.

NAHRI is hosting a live, paper-and-pencil CHRI exam at the Revenue Integrity Symposium on October 16, 2019 at 3:00-5:30 p.m.** at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida. If you wish to sit for the paper-and-pencil CHRI exam, please note this exam location selection in field 7 of the CHRI exam application.

Click here for more information and to apply for the exam.


The Certification in Healthcare Revenue Integrity

CHRI mission and core competencies

The mission of the CHRI credential is to ensure healthcare revenue integrity professionals are recognized for their due diligence in their field and dedication to professional growth. The CHRI credential can help new and veteran revenue integrity professionals demonstrate knowledge of revenue integrity core competencies. Professionals who earn the CHRI credential have proven their proficiency in rules and regulations, compliance, revenue management, and internal reporting strategies.

The objectives of the CHRI program are as follows:

  • Recognize the valuable contributions and knowledge base of healthcare revenue integrity professionals who have proven competency in revenue integrity subject matter through successful completion of the certification process
  • Promote knowledge of core skills relevant to the revenue integrity field, including mastery of relevant rules and regulations; ability to perform root cause analysis; aptitude for managing denials and appeals; knowledge of monitoring and auditing practices; assurance of accuracy of charge description master pricing structures and codes; understanding of coding, documentation, and billing requirements; and skill to develop internal reporting strategies that identify trends and solve problems
  • Assist healthcare facilities in ensuring staff have the knowledge and experience necessary to perform essential revenue-related job functions and bring value to the organization

The Certification in Healthcare Revenue Integrity

Apply today

Use this HCMarketplace page to make payment for the CHRI exam after you have verified you meet the exam requirements available on the CHRI Program Requirements website. You may then download the online application (editable PDF) from the Apply for the CHRI Exam website. Complete the application, save it to your desktop, and submit it via mail, email, or fax using the instructions on the form.

NAHRI and HCPro will process the application and send a receipt confirmation to the candidate. Upon approval, payment for the exam will be processed and the candidate’s name will be sent to our testing partner who will send the candidate instructions on how to schedule an exam appointment.

If a candidate fails the exam, they may take it again after waiting 90 days from the date of the failed exam. NAHRI will discount the exam fee to $125 for the first retake only. Subsequent attempts to pass the exam will be at full price.

The CHRI credential is designed to test an applicant’s knowledge of revenue integrity in the areas of education, compliance, revenue, and reporting. Credential holders demonstrate expertise in core competencies of revenue integrity and meet requirements related to education and experience relevant to the field.