Standing up for the practicing physician
Monday, October 19, 2020
The Important Week Ahead
This Friday, 23 October 2020, oral arguments will be heard before the Third Circuit Court of Appeals regarding Kenney et al vs. the American...
Monday, October 12, 2020
The Unjust Enrichment at ABIM
According to a Medscape survey of US internists in 2018, their average salary was $230,000. That same year, according to recently-released...
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
With MOC, Will Working Physicians Ever Get Their Day in Court?
For the past seven years, the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) member boards have been under fire regarding their trademarked Ma...
Saturday, September 12, 2020
The Latest Roundup of ABMS Antitrust Lawsuits
Since December 2018, a rash of antitrust lawsuits have been filed against the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) and their member ...
Monday, July 27, 2020
Physician Plaintiffs File Reply Brief Against ABIM
The four Internal Medicine physician Plaintiffs-Appellants filed their latest Reply Brief in the class action lawsuit against the American...
Friday, July 17, 2020
ABMS Board Certifications: One Product or Two?
It is the question at the crux of the antitrust cases against the ABMS member boards: Is board certification one product that has merely bee...
Thursday, July 16, 2020
MOC and the Racist Origins of Grandfathering
From Paul G. Mathew, MD via Facebook: A hearing was held yesterday by the Rhode Island State Legislature's House Finance Committee rega...
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