Initial Certification indicates that physicians have met rigorous standards through intensive study, accredited training and evaluation and that they have the clinical judgment, skills and attitudes essential for the delivery of excellent patient care.
MOC is a professionally determined standard that attests that an internist is staying current in knowledge and practice throughout his/her career.
For more than 75 years, Certification by ABIM has stood for the highest standard in internal medicine and its 20 subspecialties.
Program Directors & Administrators
Becoming Certified sub-menu:
Call 1-800-441-ABIM, ext. 3630 between 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET or e-mail
Core faculty are required by the ACGME to assess, evaluate and directly observe trainees. Below is a list of available assessment tools to help guide faculty members with trainee assessment:
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