Aspirus, Inc. Joins ABMS Multi-Specialty Portfolio Program
ABMS Contact: Rich Waters
Aspirus Contact: Jan Kraus
Program Offers Participating Physicians an Opportunity to Maintain Board Certification and Improve Patient Health and Safety
CHICAGO – May 13, 2019 – The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) announced that Aspirus, Inc. has joined ABMS’ Multi-Specialty Portfolio ProgramTM (Portfolio Program). Physicians who are board certified by one or more of the 18 of 24 ABMS Member Boards participating in the Portfolio Program can now earn Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Improvement in Medical Practice (Part IV) credit for their involvement in one of four Aspirus quality improvement (QI) activities.
As part of the Portfolio Program, Aspirus may now offer its medical staff members the opportunity to satisfy their continuing certification program needs, while helping to improve patient health and safety throughout rural areas in north central Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
“Participating in the ABMS Portfolio Program is an excellent way to support our physicians’ continuing certification efforts, while also aligning their work with important quality improvement initiatives that directly impact patient care,” said Michael McGrail, System Chief Medical Officer for Aspirus, Inc. “We are pleased to join forces with the Portfolio Program and be part of our medical staff’s dedication to improving the care delivered to their patients, families, and communities we as a system serve.”
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