BENEFIT

AHCAP

NON-MEMBERS

OTHER ASSOCIATIONS

An association focused on HEALTHCARE Administrative Professionals

 
Yes

 
No

 
No

Annual Educational Conference featuring administrative topics AND experts in healthcare

Yes – SAVE $100 off Registration Fees

 
Yes – at the non-member rate

 
Topics vary

Certified Healthcare Administrative Professional (cHAP) Certification

Yes – SAVE $150 off Application and Testing Fees

 
Yes – at the non-member rate

No certifications focused on HEALTHCARE Administrative Professionals

FREE Webinars on administrative topics AND the latest news and trends in healthcare

 
Yes

 
No – $50/webinar

No – typically $50-100/webinar and no in-depth focus on healthcare

FREE Online Discussion Forum and Member Directory

Yes

No

Information not available

FREE Membership for 1 year after loss of a job

Yes

No

Information not available

FREE Job Bank

Yes

No – $70/listing

No – typically $200+/listing

FREE AHCAP Publications that include articles on increasing professional skills AND features on the healthcare industry

 
Yes

 
No

 
No in-depth focus on healthcare

FREE Book Club featuring books on administrative topics AND important issues in healthcare

 
Yes

 
No

 
No in-depth focus on healthcare

Conference Scholarships

Yes – approximately a $600 value

No

Information not available

Tuition discounts with educational partners

Yes – SAVE $100’s-$1000’s

No

Information not available

Professional recognition opportunities like the annual Award of Distinction

 
Yes

 
No

No recognition specifically for healthcare administrative professionals

Professional Development opportunities like committee service

Yes

No

No in-depth focus on healthcare