We also recommend that if you have any of the following credentials, then consider taking this course.
- Family Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurse, Master of Science in Nursing, ARNP and other Nurses
- Master of Public Health (MPH)
- Insurance agent
- Certified Professional Coder (CPC)
- Registered Healthcare Documentation Specialist (RHDS)
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CHPA Certificate Test:
You are tested after you complete the full online course. You need to pass the 12 questions test (6 questions per chapter) with 70% to receive the HIPAA certification of Certified HIPAA Privacy Associate (CHPA).
This test is for 20 minutes only. Ten minutes per chapter are allotted to answer six. Once you start the test, you cannot stop it. This is a time-bound online test. You can take the test from anywhere and at any time. There is no need to schedule the test. Once you start the test, you need to finish it in the allotted time. If you need the timeline allotted per chapter, then the test will stop right there.
Once you pass your test you can print out your certification immediately but if you do fail you will have to pay $75 to retake the CHPA test.
Retesting for CHPA test:
If you fail on the first attempt then you can take the second attempt without any waiting period. You will only be testing the sections in which you failed. After you complete the exam, the grade will be calculated based on the total score of all exam chapters.
Certificate valid for: 3 Years
Certificate for Continuing Education Credits:
Students can buy a CE credits certificate for this course at the time of registration. You will receive 2 CE credits for this course through the Approved Provider of California Board of Registered Nursing after completing the course.
Method of Training to get CHPA Certified
Training Options to pursue Certified HIPAA Privacy Associate (CHPA) Credentials: