New findings from a final report from the Maryland Health Care Commission's Maintenance of Certification Work Group are encouraging to the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS), as the stakeholders did not recommend any legislative action on Maintenance of Certification (MOC).
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has released a policy statement on the role of pediatricians in global health, including the need for training in global health.
Members of the American Medical Association's (AMA) House of Delegates concurred at a recent interim meeting that physicians must exercise leadership in training medical students, residents, and fellows, while trainees should voice their concerns when this practice is not being followed.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) reported that 93 percent of Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)-eligible clinicians were awarded a positive payment adjustment for their 2017 performance and 95 percent avoided a negative payment adjustment.
A new study published in Chest details strategies to meet the challenges of educating diverse trainees in the intensive care unit (ICU).