Standing up for the practicing physician
Monday, June 20, 2022
Antitrust 101: How to Build Medical Monopolies by Discrediting U.S. Physicians
Recently, there have been a rash of initiatives by unaccountable non-profit physician credentialing organizations ( Federation of State Medi...
Friday, February 25, 2022
What Entity or Person Serves As ABIM's "Restricted" Contributors?
In late 2018 through 2020, The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) was involved in a class action antitrust lawsuit for claims of i...
Monday, February 14, 2022
Can There Ever Be a "Kinder and Gentler" MOC?
It has been a long time since I have written anything concerning the American Board of Medical Specialties' (ABMS) Maintenance of Certif...
Monday, December 06, 2021
The Danger and Hypocrisy of Physician Censorship
In late July 2021, the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB), a non-profit self-selected lobbying organization for US state medical boar...
Monday, March 01, 2021
The Courts Speak: Internists to Be Boarded to Death
It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that I must announce that on Thursday this past week, the United States 3rd Circuit Court of Ap...
Thursday, February 18, 2021
ABIM and Its Washington Lobbyists
The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that certifies "internists and (medical) subspeci...
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
Is ABIM Ending Its "Knowledge Check-In" MOC® Pathway?
The following (redacted) email was received from Morgan Allen, Customer Relationship Advocate at the American Board of Internal Medicine (AB...
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