CMRP Resources


Certified Materials & Resource Professionals (CMRP) carry the mark of supply chain excellence with proven knowledge of effectively managing the quality and affordability of patient care.



Why should you become a CMRP?

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Be a Leader – Share your CMRP Story

Supply chain professionals like you keep our health systems running reliably. Share your CMRP certification story and inspire other health care supply chain professionals to advance their careers and organizations with CMRP certification!


Invest in your future by earning the Certified Materials & Resource Professional (CMRP) designation. Nationally recognized, CMRP is a leading credential based on sound assessment that provides distinction in a competitive marketplace.

This certification delivers both internal and external rewards. It signifies a commitment to career advancement while representing accomplishment and expertise within the health care supply chain community. This health care certification is designed and administered by the American Hospital Association Certification Center.

Explore the sections below to access information, resources, and tools designed to help guide your path to obtaining this certification.

Recommended Areas of Focus for the CMRP Exam


Exam Preparation/Readiness Review

The American Hospital Association Certification Center contracts with PSI to administer the CMRP exam. The exam is available online at PSI Assessment Centers. Learn more about how to prepare for the CMRP exam below. 


CMRP Exam Course Bundle

The bundled course is comprised of five modules. Each is aligned with the CMRP examination curriculum outline and includes a discount.

AHRMM members get a $115 discount.

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CMRP Self-Assessment Examination

Use this self-assessment exam to gain an understanding of what areas you might need to cover more in your preparation for the CMRP exam.

AHRMM members get $85 discount.

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CMRP Candidate Handbook & Application

Access the CMRP candidate handbook to learn more about the exam, exam preparation tactics and more.

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Veteran Benefits

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If you qualify for VA benefits, you can get the cost of the CMRP certification exam covered!

After you register and pay for the exam of your choice, fill out an Application for Reimbursement of Licensing or Certification Test Fees (VA Form 22-0803). Send the completed application and proof of payment to your Regional Processing Office.

If you need help, call the VA toll-free at 1-888-422-4551 or visit the VA website.