News Article(s) tagged #partIV

December 07, 2020 - CC

PIP Spotlight: Using Virtual Documentation to Increase Clinic Efficiency

The December PIP Spotlight was submitted by George Deimel, MD. Dr. Deimel is a fellowship-trained, non-operative sports and musculoskeletal medicine specialist at Ozark Orthopaedics in Arkansas. Read Dr. Deimel's PIP to hear how his multi-disciplinary musculoskeletal practice used a virtual scribe for clinic documentation to re-balance work/life commitments, maintain clinical productivity, and decrease practice costs.

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November 16, 2020 - CC

PIP Spotlight: Reducing Inpatient Acute Care Transfers in a Brain Injury Unit

The November PIP Spotlight was submitted by Christopher Anderson, DO. Dr. Anderson serves as the physician program director for brain injury rehabilitation at Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital. Read about how Dr. Anderson and his team on the brain injury unit decreased acute care transfers.

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September 28, 2020 - CC

PIP Spotlight: Reducing Inpatient Acute Care Transfers at an Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility

September's Practice Improvement Project (PIP) Spotlight was submitted by Amirpasha Ehsan, MD. Dr. Ehsan completed this project to lower the acute care transfer rate at his hospital, Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Bakersfield.

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September 25, 2020 - CC

PIP Spotlight: Improving Patient Wait Times For New Consults to Pain Management

October's Practice Improvement Project (PIP) Spotlight was submitted by J.P. McCallin III, MD, and Jason Reed, DO. Drs. McCallin and Reed wanted to improve patient wait times for new consults to Pain Management to improve clinic efficiency and patient satisfaction.

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July 31, 2019 - LA-PMR

What about MOC Part IV?

The ABPMR is making substantial changes to the Maintenance of Certification requirements with the upcoming move to longitudinal assessment. Read about the ABPMR's stance on Part IV and the driving reasons the board maintains for quality improvement.

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April 25, 2017 - LA-PMR

ABPMR CertLink Pilot Participant Incentives

Later this year, the ABPMR will begin inviting a randomized group of diplomates with certificate expiration dates between 2019-2023 to participate in the ABPMR CertLink MOC Assessment Pilot, which begins in 2018. Participants will agree to participate fully throughout the pilot, including answering questions every quarter, taking surveys about their experience, and taking the secure MOC Examination in 2019 or 2020. Given the time commitment, we're offering some incentives to participants.

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