ABMS Statement on US DOJ Response to Proposed Maryland Legislation
Position Statements, Announcements

ABMS Statement on US DOJ Response to Proposed Maryland Legislation

In its letter, DOJ affirms that hospitals and health plans should be free to set their own quality standards and admonishes that any legislation to prevent consideration of MOC would diminish free, open, and fair competition among legitimate certifying bodies and might itself have anti-competitive effects. The DOJ acknowledges the value to consumers and health systems of “certifying that a provider has demonstrated a certain level of training, testing, or experience over and above other providers.”

ABMS Seeks Nominations for Positions on New ABMS Stakeholder Council
Announcements

ABMS Seeks Nominations for Positions on New ABMS Stakeholder Council

Nominations are now closed.

New advisory body to the ABMS Board of Directors representing volunteer physicians and patient/public interests, to ensure that the Board makes decisions grounded in an understanding of the perspectives, concerns, and interests of multiple constituents impacted by the work of ABMS ...