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Maintenance of Certification (MOC)

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2013 MOC: PQRS and the MOC Matters Website
Visit the MOC Matters Website to fulfill and document your 2013 MOC and PQRS requirements. It consists of the MOC: PQRS Attestation Module, the PQRS Registry Module and the Patient Experience of Care Survey Module. As an added feature, the freestanding Patient Survey Module is available to diplomates of all Member Boards, whether or not the diplomates are participating in MOC:PQRS. The Website also includes an updated MOC:PQRS Facts & FAQs.
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Application Materials for Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Candidates can download application materials for their on-line examination and view other important information.

Each year the ABPN provides print publications for each examination that will be offered in the following year. These Information for Applicants publications contain our rules and regulations, requirements for admissions to examinations, examination procedures, specific training requirements, and content descriptions for the examination.

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Application Materials for Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Initial Certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Maintenance of Certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine

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Applicants with Disabilities
Information for Applicants with Disabilities and Qualifications for Testing Accommodations
http://www.abpn.com/downloads/forms/adaform.pdf

DSM Terminology
This examination is administered by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). For questions regarding the DSM terminology being used on the examination, contact the ABIM at: www.abim.org/online/contact.aspx


Initial Certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine -- Return to top
Applications Available
December 12, 2013
Please note:
A. ABPN Diplomates may apply online and submit an application through ABPN Physician Folios.
B. Diplomates from ABIM, ABA, ABEM, ABFM, ABOG, ABP, ABPMR, ABR, and ABS are required to apply for certification through their respective boards.
Deadline March 14, 2014
Late Application Deadline April 15, 2014
Application Fee
Examination Fee
Late Application Fee
$700
$1200
$500
Admission Materials Emailed May 12, 2014
2014 IFA download
2014 Content Outline download (developed by the American Board of Internal Medicine)
2014 Format and Scoring visit ABIM (developed by the American Board of Internal Medicine)
Choice of Dates October 2, 2014
Next Choice of Dates 2016
Examination Schedules download

Maintenance of Certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine -- Return to top
Applications Available
There is no examination scheduled in 2014. Anticipated examination year is 2018.
Deadline TBD
Late Application Deadline TBD
Application Fee
Examination Fee
Late Application Fee
TBD
TBD
TBD
Admission Materials Mailed TBD
IFA TBD
Content Outline TBD
Format and Scoring TBD
Choice of Dates TBD
Examination Schedules download
 


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