Other News & Announcements
On April 5, 2014, between 9:00 and 10:00 a.m. ET, ABEM conducted planned server maintenance. During this time, the website and all of ABEM’s online applications, including ABEM MOC Online were not accessible. Email to and from ABEM was not be affected, although response time may have been delayed. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.
The 2011 LLSA retired on March 31, 2014, at 11:59 p.m. ET. If you registered and paid for the 2011 LLSA before it expired, you will have access to the test for five years after registration. (3/25/2014)
Participants in the Longitudinal Study of Emergency Physicians (LSEP) may access the 2014 survey by clicking here. The 2014 LSEP surveys can be accessed only by LSEP participants. Your login ID and passcode can be found in your email invitation or in a letter you may have received in the mail. (3/24/2014) The EMS subspecialty certification examination was administered October 23-25, 2013. Results were mailed on January 8, 2014. Mailing of the results were delayed for two days due to extreme weather conditions. (1/8/2014)
Severe weather caused power outages at ABEM headquarters between December 23-27, 2014. Because of the disruption in services, all December 31, 2013, deadlines for completing MOC activities and PQRS MOC Additional Incentive Payment requirements were extended to January 10, 2014, 11:59 p.m., EST. (12/24/13)
The scores of the 2013 qualifying examination are now available online. Click here to find out how to access your score. Examination results, a key word report, and FAQs about the examination scores were mailed on December 23, 2013. (12/23/2013)
On Saturday, January 4, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST, ABEM conducted systems maintenance. During that time, the website and all of ABEM’s online functions, including ABEM MOC Online, were not accessible. Email to and from ABEM was not affected, although delivery of messages could have been delayed. (12/19/2013)
The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine subspecialty certification examination results were mailed December 6, 2013.
A short informational video about the eOral format is available here. (11/26/2013)
The application period for the ACCM certification examination is from November 15, 2013, to January 15, 2014. (11/15/2013)
An important clarification about the eligibility criteria for diplomates who started ACCM training in July 2013 is available here. (11/14/2013)
ABEM has submitted an application to become a co-sponsor of the subspecialty Pain Medicine. More details are available here. (11/8/2013)
The 2013 fall oral certification examination was administered October 5-7, 2013. Results were mailed on November 8, 2013 To allow time for physicians to receive those results, no status verifications will be available until November 22, 2013. (11/8/2013)
New information is available about the EMS certification examination. Click here to read this important information. (10/14/2013)
The fall issue of the ABEM Memo is now available. Click here to read it. (10/8/2013)
A video discussing ABEM's accomplishments over the past year is now available. Click here to view it. (10/6/2013)
The 2015 LLSA Reading List is now available. Click here to view it. (10/3/2013)
Nominations are now being accepted for two director positions on the ABEM Board of Directors. Nominations are being accepted from the EM community-at-large. Please click here for additional information and a link to the required documents. (9/30/2013)
The 2013 PQRS MOC Additional Incentive Payment webinar is now available. To access it, please click here. (9/30/2013)
A tutorial demonstrating how to register for the 2013 PQRS MOC Additional Incentive Payment is now available in the Tutorial section of the ABEM website. Click here to view it. (9/19/2013)
The oral certification examination Information for Candidates booklet is now available. Click here to read it. (9/9/2013)
The 2013 ConCertTM Information for Candidates booklet is now available. Click here to read it. (8/23/2013)
The 2014 EMS LLSA Reading List is now available. Click here to view it.
ABEM diplomates can now seek certification in Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine. Click here for more information.
The 2013 issue of Special Focus: Program Directors is now available.
Surgical Critical Care
EMS subspecialty information
Clinical Informatics is an approved subspecialty.
2012 Core Content of Medical Toxicology
Results of the 2012 Longitudinal Study of Emergency Physicians are now available. Click here for more information. (3/13/2013)
Residency programs can now access LLSA tests for educational purposes. Click here for more information. (3/4/2013)
The New England Journal of Medicine recently published an article titled, “Ensuring Physicians’ Competence – Is Maintenance of Certification the Answer?” Read more about it here. (1/21/2013)
Learn how to attest to your APP PI activities; click here to view the tutorial. (12/18/2012)
Read the Primer on ABEM MOC PI Activities. (11/27/12)
Questions about board eligibility? Click here to read the FAQs.
The 2012 Core Content of Medical Toxicology, which will be the basis for the Medical Toxicology certification and cognitive expertise examinations beginning in 2014, has been published. Click here for more information.
Organizations that would like to offer APP activities to ABEM diplomates can now apply to do so. Click here for more information and a link to the application form.
A Patient Experience of Care survey form is available for download by clicking here.
Increase in the Number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ Available for Achieving Certification and Maintaining Certification