David W. Price, MD, FAAFP, FACEHP, Executive Director of the ABMS Multi-Specialty Portfolio Program, talks about the benefits of participating in the program.
The ABMS Multi-Specialty Portfolio Program™ (Portfolio Program), a service provided through the American Board of Medical Specialties® (ABMS), works with all types of health care organizations to recognize the work physicians are already doing to improve their practices and the care of their patients. It offers an option for organizations to support physician involvement in quality, performance, and process improvement (QI/PI) initiatives at their institution and award physicians Improvement in Medical Practice (Part IV) credit for the ABMS Program for Maintenance of Certification (ABMS MOC®).
View the ABMS Portfolio Program Brochure[PDF].
Since its inception in 1933, ABMS is the leading not-for-profit organization overseeing physician certification in the United States. Its focus is on improving the quality of health care to patients, families, and communities by supporting the continuous professional advancement of physician specialists. ABMS establishes the professional standards its 24 Member Boards use to create and implement evaluation and assessment programs for the certification of physician specialists.
For more information about ABMS and the ABMS specialty Member Boards, visit www.abms.org.