March 22, 2017
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines maintenance of certification standards and how Tennessee is considering reforms to prevent medical associations from forcing doctors to take unnecessary and expensive tests to remain certified.
August 8, 2016
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines the numerous problems maintenance of certification is causing in North Carolina and other states nationwide.
June 2, 2016
There are few who argue against the idea doctors should be required to stay current on all the latest medical developments.
December 1, 2015
Health Care News reported in May 2016:admitting privileges to a physician solely because the physician chooses to forego MOC, which board-certified doctors in multiple states describe as a costly and time-consuming process.
February 25, 2015
Health Care News reported in May of 2016:The now obsolete SB 58 included a clause protecting doctors from MOC-based discrimination by hospitals. “It caught a lot of people by surprise,” state Sen. Ralph Alvarado (R) said.
April 17, 2013
In 2000, the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) mandated all 24 specialty affiliates to limit board certification (BC) duration to 10 years.
May 16, 2016
Certification and licensing requirements can have a significant effect on the growth of any market, especially in the health care industry – where doctors face myriad licensing, certification, and education requirements to maintain their licenses and
April 22, 2016
Certification and licensing can have a significant effect on the growth of any market, especially in the health care industry, where doctors face myriad licensing, certification, and education requirements to maintain their licenses and continue
August 21, 2015
An important factor that I believe ties together many of the negative secular trends making it less likely our brightest young men and women will choose a career in Medicine can be summed up in 1 word—bureaucracy.
April 20, 2017
This week's Leaflet examines taxes and constitutional amendments, tax reform in Nebraska, a study on civic classes in colleges, a Texas lawsuit suing the EPA, maintenance of certification in Maine, and the 10th edition of Rich States, Poor States.