Author Archive: Richard J. Baron, MD, MACP

Infographic: Changes Already Implemented and Changes In Progress

ABIM is committed to listening and engaging with physicians and others in the internal medicine community about how we can improve our programs. Check out the progress we have made and the further action we are planning based on the… (READ MORE)

[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)