HCA Credit for Credentials

Maximize Your Healthcare Administration Degree with Prior Learning Credits

Mercy College of Ohio values your professional development and prior achievements. By recognizing various healthcare and management credentials, we offer credit for credentials, allowing you to bypass certain courses. This policy is designed to honor your existing knowledge and experience, streamlining your educational journey.


Course Equivalent

Courses Waived
Certified Coding Associate (CCA) (American Health Information Management Association)3HCA 419
Certified Healthcare Administrative Professional (cHAP)3HCA 301
Certified Healthcare Financial Professional (CHFP)3HCA 410
Certified Imaging Informatics Professional (CIIP)3HCA 316
Certified in Healthcare Human Resources (CHHR)3HCA 312
Certified Medical Manager (CMM)9HCA 312; HCA 410; HCA 419
Certified Physician Practice Manager (CPPM)12HCA 312; HCA 410; HCA 412; HCA 450
Certified Professional Biller (CPB)3HCA 419
Certified Professional Coder (CPC) (American Academy of Professional Coders)3HCA 419
Certified Professional Compliance Officer (CPCO)3HCA 412
Certified Professional in Health Care Risk Management (CPHRM)3HCA 412
Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ)3HCA 435
Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS)3HCA 435
Certified Radiology Administrator (CRA)12HCA 312; HCA 410; HCA 435; HCA 450
Certified Revenue Cycle Executive (CRCE)3HCA 419
Certified Revenue Cycle Representative (CRCR)3HCA 419
Certified Revenue Professional (CRCP)3HCA 419
Certified Specialist Accounting & Finance (CSAF)3HCA 410
Certified Specialist Payment & Reimbursement (CSPR)3HCA 419
Certified Specialist Physician Practice Management (CSPPM)6HCA 410; HCA 419
Health Care Quality & Management Certification (HCQM)3HCA 435
Professional in Human Resources (PHR)3HCA 312
Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT)6HCA 316; HCA 419
Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR)3HCA 312
Society for Health Care Strategy & Market Development (SHSMD)3HCA 318

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