Standing up for the practicing physician
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Fact Check on ABIM's Director of Investigations
On 9 February 2017, I received a note from the editor of Philadelphia Medicine magazine requesting that I respond to a letter they receive...
Friday, March 17, 2017
Federal Judge Dismisses ABIM Copyright Infringement Suit
Yesterday, US District Judge Katherine Hayden dismissed the instant copyright infringement action filed by the American Board of Internal M...
Sunday, March 05, 2017
MOCA-Peds and Its Conflicts of Interest
The pediatric Maintenance of Certification (MOC) propaganda machine rolls on - this week in the JAMA Pediatrics . Lewis R. First, MD, MS...
Saturday, March 04, 2017
TeamHealth: Medicine's "Big Short"
Remember Bob Wachter, MD, America's Most Influential Physician Executive in 2015 ? Remember how he played Elvis and sang "Your...
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...
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