ABMS Sends Letter to Hospital CMOs
Announcements, Achieving the Vision

ABMS Sends Letter to Hospital CMOs

On June 5, 2019, ABMS Board Chair Barry S. Smith, MD, and ABMS President and CEO Richard E. Hawkins, MD, wrote a letter to chief medical officers and executive leaders at hospitals and health systems throughout the country. The letter communicated the ABMS policy on the appropriate use of board certification in privileging and credentialing decisions by hospitals, and invited hospitals and physician leaders to engage in a conversation about new approaches to assessment that are transforming continuing board certification. 

Patient-driven Data Can Improve Care
Patient Safety

Patient-driven Data Can Improve Care

Patient-driven data can be used to improve care from both the patients’ and providers’ perspective, according to the speakers presenting at ABMS’ recent portfolio-based assessment webinar  ...