The new vision and mission statements for the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) highlight the organization's strategic plan for 2018-2021 as well as its goal of furthering change in the learning environment, encouraging the CME community, and simplifying regulatory pract
The American Medical Association (AMA) has unveiled the next step of the AMA Accelerating Change in Medical Education Consortium, which seeks to transform medical education.
Medical specialization enables physicians to become more skilled in a particular field, and board certification reflects the additional steps a physician has taken to become an expert in that specialty, writes Richard E. Hawkins, MD, president and chief executive officer of the American Board of Med
In order to maintain certification, physicians certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) must earn 100 maintenance of certification (MOC) points every five years.
The American Medical Association (AMA) Physician's Recognition Award (PRA), a nationwide accreditation system for providers of continuing medical education (CME), was established in 1968.