Portfolio Program

Valley Preferred/Lehigh Valley Health Network Join ABMS Portfolio Program

Valley Preferred/Lehigh Valley Health Network Join ABMS Portfolio Program

ALLENTOWN, PA – October 14, 2019 – Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) and its affiliated preferred provider network, Valley Preferred, have joined the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) Portfolio Program (Portfolio Program). Physicians participating in quality improvement initiatives with Valley Preferred who are board certified by one of 18 of the 24 ABMS Member Boards participating in the Portfolio Program may now receive continuing certification credit for their engagement in quality improvement work at their practice or clinic.

The ABMS Portfolio Program™ supports the assessment, learning, and improvement cycle for continuing certification. It recognizes practitioners’ ability to deliver quality, safe, and efficient patient care in a rapidly changing health care environment. Completion of the Valley Preferred/Lehigh Valley Health Network Quality Improvement (QI) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program gives Valley Preferred providers the credit they need for continuing certification, as well as providing eligibility for rewards under the participation component of Valley Preferred’s Achieving Clinical Excellence® (ACE) incentive program ...

See complete release on the ABMS Portfolio Program website.