Session Title: CHDS Steps to Credentialing
Presenter: Kristin Wall, CHDS, AHDI-F
Date: May 10, 2017
Time: 1 Pacific/4 pm Eastern
Cost: Free for Members/$25 List Price
If you're planning to take the CHDS exam, you won't want to miss this valuable presentation! AHDI staff member Kristin Wall will walk attendees step by step through the history, logistics, process, importance, and benefits of becoming a registered healthcare documentation specialist. Tips for success and examples of common mistakes will be outlined in detail.
The target audience for this webinar includes those with at least 2 years' experience in acute care or multi-specialty equivalent. Limited registration of 100 seats, first-come, first-served.
- Understand the benefits and importance of earning a credential.
- Hear about the exam development and oversight.
- Learn exam logistics such as cost, exam day guidelines, and what to study.
- Learn what to do and what not to do when taking the exam.
About the presenter
Kristin Wall is the senior programs coordinator and Editor-in-Chief of Plexus magazine at AHDI. She co-authored the CMT Exam Guide: A Walk Through the Blue Print and Quality Medical Editing for Healthcare Documentation Specialists. She has been a freelance copyeditor for numerous medical transcription and style-related texts, having a meticulous eye for detail. She has over 19 years’ experience in the healthcare documentation industry, enjoys mentoring and “paying it forward,” and has been a speaker at a variety of local, state, and national AHDI conferences and credentialing study groups.