Standing up for the practicing physician
Friday, February 24, 2017
Bringing the ABMS MOC Program Before the FTC
Looks like the new Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Maureen K. Ohlhausen might take an interest in the onerous and costly American Board...
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Why Didn't I Think of This?
What the public REALLY needs: a credentialer of the credentialers, based in Washington, DC! These guys have it all : An Editorial Commi...
Monday, February 06, 2017
PPA Requests Congressional Hearing, IRS Investigation of MOC Program
The Library of Congress is a beautiful building in Washington DC. On the North wall of the Library of Congress Member's Room is a beauti...
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Practicing Physicians of America: Taking the Stick
Shuzan, a Buddhist monk of the tenth century, once held up a bamboo stick before his disciples. "Call this a stick," he bello...
Sunday, January 22, 2017
Asking the Fox to Watch the Hen House
Why are we asking the fox to watch the ABIM/ABMS henhouse? In November 2016, practicing physicians passed a resolution 607 at the AMA Hous...
Friday, January 20, 2017
ABIM Stationary Sidebars: MOC and UCSF
I attended the University of California, San Francisco's (UCSF) electrophysiology program from 1993-1994. As I continue to explore the m...
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Will Fraud Investigators Read the New England Journal of Medicine?
The Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services took great pride in publishing a video at the end of 201...
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