Author Archive: Richard J. Baron, MD, MACP

[VIDEO] ABIM Announces Plans to Offer Options for MOC Assessment that Reflect Physician Input

  The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) today announced plans to begin offering a new Maintenance of Certification (MOC) assessment option in January 2018. ABIM’s current 10-year exam will remain available as a second assessment option, and both options… (READ MORE)

Exploring Alternatives to the MOC exam: Physicians Invited to Participate in ABIM Research on Open Book Assessments

This past fall and winter—with an eye toward moving away from a mandatory 10-year Maintenance of Certification (MOC) exam for all ABIM diplomates while seeking new ways of assessing physicians throughout their careers—ABIM has been discussing the Assessment 2020 Task… (READ MORE)