The CPIHMS certification exemplifies Reza’s success and leadership in the healthcare information technology arena. We congratulate him on this achievement.
(PRWEB) July 14, 2011
Medgate Inc., the leading global provider of health and safety software, is pleased to announce that its Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Reza Alemy has recently become a Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems (CPHIMS). The only credential for the healthcare information technology industry, the CPHIMS certification is awarded by the globally recognized Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS).
“CPHIMS are members of an elite group of leaders with proven expertise in the critical healthcare IT (HIT) and management systems categories of healthcare and technology environments, systems, leadership and management,” states the HIMSS. “More than 40,000 new HIT jobs and 30,000 new HIM jobs will be created over the next few years. Now is the perfect time to become a CPHIMS as we enter a new era of healthcare.”
To be considered for the CPHIMS certification, a candidate must have the requisite educational background and a track record of multiple years as a healthcare information technology professional. Once deemed eligible, the candidate then must pass a rigorous and comprehensive examination on the financial, technical, and administrative aspects of the field.
“The CPHIMS certification exemplifies Reza’s success and leadership in the healthcare information technology arena,” comments Mark Wallace, President of Medgate. “Reza is an important contributor to occupational health software developments at Medgate and we congratulate him on this achievement.”
Dr. Alemy is an experienced family physician, radiation oncology specialist, and a renowned e-health expert, and is Chief Medical Officer for Medgate. He has published extensively on the topics of e-health software systems and in radiation oncology. Dr. Alemy keeps current to the demands of medical professionals by practicing as a family physician part-time.
Dr. Alemy provides vision and leadership to the development of occupational health software at Medgate. Functions of the Medgate software include medical surveillance, regulatory compliance, clinical testing, and electronic health records management.
Medgate™ (http://www.medgate.com) is the leading global provider of software for health and safety data management. Medgate’s Occupational Health, Safety, Industrial Hygiene and Environmental software products have the most comprehensive functionality and user-friendly design in the market. Available in multiple languages, Medgate software is used across the globe in hundreds of the best known corporations and government entities.
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