Can anyone tell me what the difference is between RHIT and RHIA?
I am debating about seeking an RHIT or RHIA certification. I know nothing about the requirements for obtaining these certifications and have been searching the forums here at AAPC looking for information.
I have been unemployed for over two years now and am hoping that the additional certification will open more job opportunities for me.
I have 81 credits toward a bachelors degree in Psychology, but have not been in school for almost 12 years now. ( I'm showing my age!) I would consider finishing my degree which would also help my job situation. But, financially and time wise, I'd prefer to go a different route if at all possible.
I'm off to the AHIMA site to try to get more information.
Thanks for any input you have!
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