News Article(s) tagged #assessment


July 15, 2019 - CertLink

The Evolution of Time-Limited Certification: What Continuing Certification Really Means

Part of the plan to implement longitudinal assessment for PM&R (LA-PM&R) using CertLink starting next year is a change to the 10-year certification time limits that have been in effect since 1993. Understandably, this part of the transition to LA has caused some concern and questions — but what does the end of 10-year certification really mean, and how different is the new program from today’s requirements? Read on to find out.

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June 24, 2019 - Subspecialty Certification

ABPMR Implements Longitudinal Assessment for Pain Medicine Starting in 2020

The ABPMR is pleased to announce that diplomates who hold a subspecialty certificate for pain medicine will have the option of using Longitudinal Assessment to fulfill requirements for maintaining certification, starting in 2020.

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June 06, 2019 - MOC

Longitudinal Assessment vs. Exams: How to Think About CertLink

Still have some questions about how CertLink is going to be different from the MOC Examination? You're not alone! This article helps diplomates understand the shift from high stakes testing to longitudinal assessment and on-going learning.

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April 26, 2019 - CertLink

ABPMR CertLink Pilot Successful

Following the acceleration of its longitudinal assessment pilot, the ABPMR is announcing today that according to its outcome measures, the pilot was a success. Read more about the pilot results, including performance on the MOC Examination, evidence of learning, and user satisfaction.

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April 18, 2019 - CertLink

Longitudinal Assessment Pilot User Satisfaction Results Are In

ABPMR CertLink Pilot Participants have spoken: Overwhelmingly, they say longitudinal assessment is a valuable learning tool, helping them identify knowledge gaps and adding value to their board certification.. Read the story for the full results.

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