The Academy of Health Information Professionals
New AHIP Online Submissions
MLA's Credentialing Committee and staff are proud to unveil a whole new system for submitting your Academy Portfolio of Professional Progress. The new system allows for downloadable fill-in PDF and Word Doc AHIP forms, uploading of completed forms and support materials, and secure, online payments. Starting June 1, 2012, MLA will be accepting portfolios through online submission only.
Below is an introduction to how the process works. Please take a look and let us know what you think. Comments, questions, and suggestions can be sent to Kathleen Combs, MLA's Director for Professional Development.
MLA Members/Institutional Representatives: Document Upload and Payment
2) Once you have completed the forms, upload your application, including all required forms, attachments, and documentation, to your online transcript area. Visit http://www.mlanet.org/members/ to login, choose “Go to My Account,” then select the menu item “Certification/AHIP Portfolio.” Follow directions to upload your documents.
3) When all documents have been uploaded, go back to your main menu and visit the online store to pay your member-rate Academy fee.
online purchase will alert MLA to your completed portfolio; you will receive email confirmation.
Nonmembers: Document Email and Payment
2) Once you have completed your forms, email your application, including all required forms and supporting documentation, to MLA.
3) When all documents have been emailed, visit http://www.mlanet.org/ and
select the “store” button to visit the online store to pay your nonmember-rate Academy fee. You
will need to create an account—or retrieve your nonmember account password—to pay online.
If you prefer to pay by check, send your remittance to:
If you have any questions about this new process, please contact Kathleen Combs, Director, Professional Development, MLA.
Medical Library Association
Last Updated: 2012 May 14