ABMS Announces New Board of Directors
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ABMS Announces New Board of Directors

ABMS is pleased to announce the election of John C. Moorhead, MD, MS, FACEP, as the 36th Chair of its Board of Directors (BOD) at the ABMS BOD meeting held June 22-23 in Chicago. Other new Board Members elected at the meeting include a new Chair Elect, three new and six re-elected At-Large Members, and two new and two re-elected Board Members to serve on the Executive Committee.

Visiting Scholar Takes on CAUTIs
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Visiting Scholar Takes on CAUTIs

When catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs) were not reduced at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center after clinical decision support (CDS) interventions were implemented, ABMS Visiting Scholar Zachary N. Gordon, MD, was asked to figure out why.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center Joins ABMS Multi-Specialty Portfolio Approval Program
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Vanderbilt University Medical Center Joins ABMS Multi-Specialty Portfolio Approval Program

ABMS has announced that Vanderbilt University Medical Center is participating in the ABMS Multi-Specialty Portfolio Approval Program™. VUMC physicians who are Board Certified by one of 21 of the 24 ABMS Member Boards participating in the Portfolio Program may receive Maintenance of Certification Improvement in Medical Practice credit for their engagement in quality improvement work at the health system.

ABMS Adds Johns Hopkins Medicine to Multi-Specialty Portfolio Approval Program
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ABMS Adds Johns Hopkins Medicine to Multi-Specialty Portfolio Approval Program

ABMS has announced that Johns Hopkins Medicine has joined the ABMS Multi-Specialty Portfolio Approval Program™. JHM physicians who are Board Certified by one of 21 of the 24 ABMS Member Boards participating in the Portfolio Program, and are engaged in eligible activities approved by the JHM Office of Continuing Medical Education and the Armstrong Institute for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, can now obtain maintenance of certification credit.

Comment Period at ABMS
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Comment Period at ABMS

The American Board of Pediatrics (ABPeds) has submitted an application for a subspecialty certificate in Pediatric Hospital Medicine. Please provide your comments on the application by August 19, 2016.