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Assessment Options

Two Assessment Options: Choice, Relevance, Convenience

Learn more about ABIM's new MOC assessment option—the Knowledge Check-In—including how it's different from the traditional 10-year MOC exam and when it’s available in your specialty.

The most obvious difference is that the two-year ABIM Knowledge Check-In can be taken in the comfort of your home or workplace. Secondly, it will be a much shorter experience. You do not need to be successful on every Knowledge Check-In to maintain certification (as long as you complete other program requirements). You will also receive performance results much quicker and more detailed feedback about your performance will follow.

  • 1Only IM and Nephrology were available in 2018 with more specialties to roll out in 2019 and 2020. To View our rollout schedule.
  • 2 Initially, the Knowledge Check-in will contain questions covering the breadth of the discipline; however, ABIM is continuing to explore focusing assessments on a subset of knowledge relevant to specific practice types.