The ICHCC™ is proud of its heritage, being the oldest and largest International certifying agency in the field of life care planning service delivery in the United States and Canada, and the only all-inclusive agency to offer its Certified Life Care Planner™ (CLCP™) and Canadian Certified Life Care Planner™ (CCLCP™) credential to qualified health care professionals from many diverse academic degree education and professional backgrounds. The ICHCC™ is also the oldest and largest certifying agency in the United States for Medicare Set-aside Consultants and allocators, overseeing the Medicare Set-aside Certified Consultant™ (MSCC™) credential.
The Agency offers multiple certifications representing the primary health care delivery systems offered by allied health care providers in various health care provider settings and physicians of varying specialties. The ICHCC™ evolved in 1994 offering certification in disability evaluations and impairment ratings, adding life care planning as a specialty area in 1996. Medicare Set-aside trust/allocation certification was established in 2006 and geriatric care management certification in 2014. In 2021 the ICHCC established medical cost projection specialist certification.
Each credential offered by the ICHCC™ has a Board of Commissioners. These Boards offer guidance to address the qualifications necessary to sit for the respective credential examination, as well as agency policies and procedures for test administration and test-item inclusion. Please review the ICHCC™ Practice Standards and Guidelines for more indepth information.