ACLP has sent a response to the request of the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) for comments regarding the ABMS Draft Standards for Continuing Certification. An academy workgroup reviewed the draft standards and solicited feedback from members working in different practice contexts. They noted significant concerns regarding the continuing certification system, both with regard to its effectiveness and its burdensomeness. Workgroup members particularly noted limitations in the value of current self-assessment and performance improvement requirements.
Read the full response here.