Congratulations on taking the first step toward becoming a certified healthcare interpreter. The Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters (CCHI) welcomes you to our national medical interpreter certification program.
CCHI proudly offers two examinations for you to become a professional healthcare interpreter.
- Core Certification Healthcare Interpreter™ examination (CoreCHI™) for interpreters of all languages
- Certified Healthcare Interpreter™ examination (CHI™) for Spanish, Arabic, & Mandarin interpreters
CCHI Policies, including Retake policies
CCHI congratulates all healthcare interpreters who have earned the CoreCHI™ or CHI™ certification. The CoreCHI™ and CHI™ credentials are the nation’s highest certifications available to medical interpreters and professional recognition of your qualification.
You are part of a professional cadre of over 2,800 certified interpreters nationwide providing the assurance of safety, accuracy, respect of boundaries, and transparency required in a healthcare setting.