175.024.Monitoring Maintenance of Certification Reforms

175.024

175.024 Monitoring Maintenance of Certification Reforms: The Texas Medical Association will: (1) monitor the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS’) Program for Maintenance of Certification (MOC), American Osteopathic Association’s Osteopathic Continuous Certification Program, and other MOC providers in direct correlation to adopted TMA Initial Guiding Principles on MOC; (2) continue to monitor the American Medical Association’s efforts as the national liaison with ABMS and other MOC providers, with particular focus on AMA’s work to address physician concerns and calls for MOC reform; (3) inform AMA and ABMS of adopted TMA Initial Guiding Principles on MOC; and (4) continue to assess physician views and experiences with MOC and Osteopathic Continuous Certification through activities by the Council on Medical Education as these programs incorporate reforms and communicate these findings to AMA, ABMS, and other appropriate MOC providers (CME Rep. 6-A-17).

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August 14, 2018