CCHI Community:Healthcare Interpreters

Healthcare Interpreters

I need to get Certified

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
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Get Certified: Basic Steps

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Find a Testing Center & Schedule

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Prepare for Your Exam

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I have a CoreCHI™ or CHI™ certification

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.

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Renew Your Credential

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Order CCHI Certificates

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