The CHSOS credential is valid for a period of three (3) years. There are two ways to recertify.
The first is to successfully complete the CHSOS examination within the year prior to your CHSOS expiration date.
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Submit evidence of ongoing Continued Professional Development (CPD) occurring before your CHSOS expires. The specific requirements for what is appropriate for CPD activities are being developed. However, the CHSOS can expect that acceptable CPD will be in healthcare simulation operations or in healthcare simulation focused activities.
CPD includes a variety of activities such as (but not limited to):
- Participation in continuing education activities including conferences, webinars, or other education events
- Publishing journal articles, chapters, or books
- Presenting at educational events
- Participating in healthcare simulation activities such as advocacy or committee work for SSH
Questions? Contact the Certification Coordinator