Digital Health Professional Micro-credential

The digital health professional micro-credential equips you with the essential knowledge and understanding required to engage with both internal and external stakeholders in a rapidly evolving digital health care landscape. Competencies focused on project management, change management, leadership, stakeholder engagement, and technology management will facilitate professional preparation and empowerment for you to assume various roles that are associated with digital health important in improving health outcomes.

This micro-credential is part of the personalization series. For more information about personalization series micro-credentials, see the Micro-credential Series section of the Additional Offerings page and the Micro-credential Bulletin.


The 🌐 icon appears in the title of traditional courses that are also available as a set of module courses. Module course availability may be limited to certain academic calendars. See Course Types for information about module courses.

Code Title Credits
HI300🌐 Information Systems for Health Care6
HI305Management of Health Information6
HS420Health Informatics6
HS450🌐 Strategic Planning and Change Management for Health Care6
HS460🌐 Project Design and Management for Health Care6

Certification, State Board, and National Board Exams

Certain state certification and licensure boards have specific educational requirements for offerings to lead to a license or certification that is a precondition for employment in a recognized occupation. Prospective and current students must review Purdue Global’s State Licensure and Certifications site to view program and state-specific licensure information.

Unless otherwise specified, Purdue Global's offerings are not designed to meet any specific state’s licensure or certification requirements. 

You are responsible for understanding the requirements of optional certification exams. Such requirements may change during the course of your studies. You are not automatically certified in any way upon completion of an offering. Although certain offerings are designed to prepare you to take various optional certification exams, Purdue Global cannot guarantee you will be eligible to take these exams or become certified. Your eligibility may depend on your work experience, completion of education and/or degree requirements, not having a criminal record, and meeting other certification requirements.

Completion of this micro-credential may qualify you to earn the CAHIIM Digital Health Professional (DHP) certificate. The Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) is the accreditor of Purdue Global's DHP certificate program. The DHP program’s accreditation has been affirmed through 2030–2031. All inquiries about the program’s accreditation status should be directed by mail to CAHIIM, 200 East Randolph Street, Suite 5100, Chicago, IL, 60601; by phone at (312) 235-3255; or by email at