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October 12, 2018 - MOC

Further Thoughts on MOC, CertLink, and Continuous Certification

Want to know more about last week’s announcement from ABPMR regarding CertLink and Continuous Certification? Here’s a little background information for diplomates from ABPMR Board Chair Anthony Chiodo, MD, and ABPMR Executive Director Carolyn Kinney, MD.

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October 04, 2018 - CertLink

ABPMR Accelerates CertLink Pilot, Announces Forthcoming Continuous Certification Program

Today we're announcing an acceleration of the CertLink pilot timeline as part of a transition to Continuous Certification. Read more about what we envision, with more details to be released after the pilot concludes in the Spring of 2019.

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September 21, 2018 - MOC

ABPMR and ABMS Respond to Department of Justice Letter

Recently, the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice was written in response to a request for input on state legislation in Maryland that would restrict the use of Maintenance of Certification (MOC) as a quality metric by hospitals and health plans. Read more about the letter, the ABPMR's view, and the response from the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS).

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September 19, 2018 - Exam Results

2018 Part I Examination Results

On August 13, 2018, the ABPMR Part I Examination was administered to 497 candidates. Examination results are now available to candidates who log in to their accounts; click through to see pass rate statistics from this year's exam.

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August 21, 2018 - MOC

One Year Later, Diplomates Take Advantage of NCQA Option for MOC

Physiatrists are earning credit for maintenance of certification while participating in a program that develops a team-based and patient-centered atmosphere in their practices.

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