Training and reference material for participants and applicants in the Multi-Specialty MOC Portfolio Approval Program.

MOC Activity Manager

An Overview for Portfolio Sponsors

This is a recurring session every quarter for new or existing Portfolio Sponsors.

  • Next session to be scheduled for Q3 2014

Maintenance of Certification (MOC)

An overview of all 24 ABMS Member Boards MOC Part II requirements is available on the ABMS website  here.

An overview of all 24 ABMS Member Boards MOC Part IV requirements is available on the ABMS website here.


ABAI: American Board of Allergy & ImmunologyABAI Logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 module in ABAI’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABA: American Board of AnesthesiologyABA logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 MOC Part IV Case Evaluation in ABA’s MOCA Part IV requirements.


ABD: American Board of DermatologyABD Logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 Practice Assessment QI module of Component IV in ABD’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABEM: American Board of Emergency Medicine ABEM BW logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 current patient care practice improvement requirement in ABEM’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABFM: American Board of Family MedicineABFM logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 module or 20 points depending on the year of recertification in ABFM’s MC-FP Part IV requirements.


ABIM: American Board of Internal Medicine ABIM Logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 20 points in ABIM’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABMG: American Board of Medical GeneticsABMG Logo

QI efforts approved the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 module in ABMG’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABOG: American Board of Obstetrics and GynecologyABOG Logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 MOC Part IV assignment, the maximum allowed in a calendar year, in ABOG’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABO: American Board of OphthalmologyABO logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 Practice Improvement Module in ABO’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABOS: American Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 Performance in Pratice (PIP) clinical module, which counts for 10 SAE credits (if the QI effort involves a patient or peer survey, the physician may receive credit for 1 PIP feedback module, which counts for 10 SAE credits) in ABOS’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABOT: American Board of OtolaryngologyABOto Logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program meet the ABOT’s MOC Part IV requirement for Performance in Practice.


ABPath: American Board of Pathologyabpath logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 MOC Part IV activity in ABPath’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABP: American Board of Pediatrics ABP Logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 activity or 25 points depending on the year of recertification in ABP’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABPMR: American Board of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationABPMR Logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 project in ABPMR’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABPM: American Board of Preventive MedicineABPM logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program meet ABPM’s MOC Part IV assessment of practice performance.


ABPN: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurologyabpn_logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 Performance in Practice (PIP) clinical module (if the QI effort involves a patient or peer survey, the physician may also receive credit for 1 PIP feedback module) in ABPN’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABR: American Board of RadiologyABR square logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 Practice Quality Improvement (PQI) project.


ABS: American Board of SurgeryABS Logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 quality assessment program or participation in a national, regional, or local outcomes database in ABS’s MOC Part IV requirements.


ABTS: American Board of Thoracic Surgeryabts_logo

QI efforts approved through the Portfolio Program are equivalent to 1 activity or quality assessment program in ABTS’s MOC Part IV requirements.