The Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters (CCHI) is one of IEO 2nd online conference’s Gold sponsors. CCHI administers a national, accredited, and inclusive certification program for healthcare interpreters in the U.S. CCHI is a nonprofit 501(c)(6) organization founded in 2009, with the purpose to assess medical interpreters’ competence and to help ensure quality of interpreting in any healthcare setting and in any modality of interpreting. CCHI is the only national certifying entity offering accredited comprehensive certification programs for medical interpreters.
CCHI offers two national certifications: CoreCHI™, a language-neutral core professional knowledge certification, and CHI™, a language-specific performance certification, available in Arabic, Mandarin and Spanish. CCHI counts over 4,400 certificants nationwide.