Financial Advisor Designations

Designation: ChHC
Designation Full Title: Chartered Healthcare Consultant
Definition: The ChHC® designation is the most comprehensive, current credential incorporating the latest information on healthcare reform and other group benefits issues. Two new required courses were launched in 2011, and other course material continues to be updated to reflect the latest developments in the changing world of healthcare.

Issuing Organization: The American College
Website/URL: http://www.theamericancollege.edu
Is the designation still offered: Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.
Is the designation still supported: 
What are the prerequisites? 3 years full time relevant business experience
What are the requirements to obtain the designation? 6 college level courses
What type of examination is required to complete the designation process? 6 closed book exams, 1 for each class, proctored 2 hours
Is there any ongoing continuing education or other requirements to maintain the designation? 30 hours every 2 years
Where can you check if someone has the designation and if it’s current? Yes, www.designationcheck.com
Does the designation have a complaint process and if so, where can it be found? Yes, enforcement policies & procedures & instructions here: http://www.theamericancollege.edu/consumer-resources/submit-a-complaint
Is there a published list of disciplined designees and if so, where can it be viewed? none found
Who is the accreditation through? Middle States Commission on Higher Education Agency
Recommended for: Accountants, attorneys, CPA’s, Insurance agents, financial planners, reverse mortgage landers
Code of Ethics or Ethics Course? Yes
Length of Time For Completion: None posted