This issue covers the wrap-up of news from Internal Medicine Meeting 2017. ... Another story looks at Maintenance of Certification and how the process is changing.
Certification: Internal medicine, 1988, meeting Maintenance of Certification requirements. ACP Fellowship: April 1993. ... Certification: Internal medicine, 1993. ACP Fellowship: 1999. Present positions: Professor of medicine and pathology; medical
In addition to mandatory recertification, a new threat to the well-being of practicing internists is Maintenance of Certification (MOC), an unnecessarily complex system through which the American Board of Internal ... This was part of the message I was
There are topics here that might be appropriate for maintenance of certification,” Dr. ... Innovations Exchange also incorporates AHRQ's online repository of quality improvement tools for assessing, measuring and improving care.
There are very worthwhile reasons for getting ahead of the payment reform curve. ... These include tools such as ACP's Practice Advisor, registries, reporting aids, and online educational resources providing free Maintenance of Certification points and
Service in organizations other than ACP: President, Society of Hospital Medicine, 2010; Senior Fellow in Hospital Medicine, Society of Hospital Medicine, 2010; chair, American Board of Internal Medicine Hospital Medicine Certification ... Strengths based
hose of peer-reviewed literature, then apply those lessons to the real world. ... Tools like medical case simulations and advanced maintenance of certification and proficiency programs also help physicians to, as Dr.
A flowchart illustrates the complex matrix of organizations and relationships within academic medicine. ... MCAT=Medical College Admission Test; MOC=Maintenance of Certification; NBME=National Board of Medical Examiners; NCCA=National Commission for
Another story looks at cost-effective ways of managing gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). ... In our Perspectives section, our president, David A. Fleming, MD, MA, FACP, discusses meaningful maintenance of certification, and our Washington columnist,
is required in at least one of the four parts of the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program and have “more frequent” participation in the practice assessment component. ... CMS will leave it to the specific credentialing board's certification