Making a Difference in Patient Care

This collection of stories and thoughts express the “why” behind what ABMS and its Member Boards do. They demonstrate the reason we are focused on continuous assessment and learning. And the reason we believe our programs for Board Certification translate knowledge and skills into helping and healing.

Physician Reflections

Discover how physicians are engaging in the professional development activities of the ABMS Program for Maintenance of Certification (ABMS MOC®) and the ABMS Multi-Specialty Portfolio Program to gain new knowledge and skills for improving patient care and practice processes.

Expert Views

See how health care professionals support ABMS MOC and its activities to help physicians keep up with the latest advancements in medicine, science, and technology.

Patient Perspectives

Learn why patients view Board Certification as an important indicator of a physician’s ability to provide high quality, expert care in a medical specialty.