CCDS Scholarship

Have you been wanting to take the CCDS exam? Are you an active ACDIS member and Georgia ACDIS member?

As a board, we have decided to elect one recipient to receive the “Gateway to CCDS Scholarship”. The value of the scholarship is $255, to cover the cost of the CCDS.

Requirements:

  • The candidate must be a current member of both national ACDIS and Georgia ACDIS at time of submission.
  • The candidate must be a RN, RHIA, RHIT, MD or DO and at least two (2) years of experience as a concurrent or retrospective documentation specialist in an inpatient acute care facility using the United States IPPS system (A year of experience is defined as full-time employment or greater than 2,000 hours worked during that year).

Submission Process:

Write and submit a short biography of the candidate and include WHY the prospective candidate deserves yo be awarded the scholarship. It is preferable to highlight contributions in social services to a community, church, or professional organization.

Two references must be submitted, along with their emails and phone numbers. Once received, a questionnaire consisting of 3 questions will be sent directly to the referral. A reference cannot be submitted from a Georgia ACDIS Board member.

Please remember to include the full name, email address, and telephone number of candidate along with the above submission to info@georgiaacdis.com.

The due date is November 15, 2020 and the award announcement on December 4.

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