The American Medical Association's (AMA) Accelerating Change in Medical Education Consortium has enabled the Indiana University (IU) School of Medicine to work with leading medical schools over the last five years to develop innovative curricula now being shared nationwide.
The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) has been cleared by the American Board of Medical Specialties to make its Maintenance of Certification (MOC) pilot program a permanent option.
A new initiative involving the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) and TMF Health Quality Institute seeks to enhance chronic kidney disease (CKD) treatment.
Speaking at the American Hospital Association's (AHA) yearly meeting, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma said changes to patient care and payment design are needed to enhance value-based care reforms within the healthcare sector.
At its recent meeting, the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) Board of Directors approved recommendations submitted by the group's task force on continuing board certification, according to John Cullen, MD, president-elect of the AAFP.