Richard J. Baron, MD, MACP's Posts (49)


ABIM’s Design Principles

We have been seeking ways to improve and support change, and I’m happy to say that a recent result was developing and implementing a set of design principles…


The Cost of Keeping Up

Reading “A Cost Analysis of the American Board of Internal Medicine’s Maintenance-of-Certification Program” released yesterday by the Annals of Internal Medicine, it seemed to me that the study…


Clarifying the Current MOC Requirements

Over the past few months, I’ve received more than 3,000 e-mails from physicians, including many constructive comments and innovative ideas regarding ABIM’s Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Listening…


ABIM Releases 990s

Last week, the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and the ABIM Foundation released their 990 tax forms. As CEO of both organizations, I’m pleased to report that…