Each of the areas in which CAAHEP accredits programs represents a unique health sciences discipline. The CAAHEP accreditation system currently includes 26 health sciences professions.
CAAHEP has provided an occupational and employment description for each of the 26 health sciences professions currently in the CAAHEP system of accreditation. At the end of each description you will find contact information for certifying bodies (where applicable) and professional organizations.
To access these profession descriptions and contact information for certification and careers, please click on the appropriate profession from the list provided.
Advanced Cardiac Sonography
Clinical Research Profession
Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic
Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring
Medical Scribe Specialist
Orthotic and Prosthetic Technician
Personal Fitness Training
Specialist in Blood Bank Technology/Transfusion Medicine