ABMS Draft Standards for Board Continuing Certification

Call for Comments

On April 20, 2021, the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) released new draft Standards for Board Continuing Certification.

These standards will shape the maintenance of certification (MOC) programs for all ABMS boards, including the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, for years to come.

Submit Feedback Directly to ABMS

APA encourages all members to review the new standards and submit comments directly to ABMS regarding how the revised MOC standards will impact physicians’ ability to practice medicine and care for patients.

Review the new standards here

Submit your comments to ABMS here

Share Your Feedback with APA

You must submit your comments directly to ABMS. APA is also reviewing the standards and is encouraging members to separately share any feedback you might have about the draft with APA. You can do so by emailing MOCfeedback@psych.org.