ABEM MOC Dates and Fees

Dates

Events/Actions

Fees

LLSA Reading Lists

October 2013

2015 LLSA reading list posted online

No fee to view lists; publishers may charge fees for copies of articles

October 2014

2016 LLSA reading list posted online

October 2015

2017 LLSA reading list posted online

LLSA Tests

April 1, 2013 – March 31, 2016

2013 LLSA test available on MOC Online

$100 per registration, which covers up to three scored attempts at the test

April 1, 2014 – March 31, 2017

2014 LLSA test available on MOC Online

April 1, 2015 – March 31, 2018

2015 LLSA test available on MOC Online

May 5, 2014 – March 31, 2019

2014 Patient Safety LLSA available on MOC Online

April 1, 2016 – March 31, 2019

2016 LLSA test available on MOC Online

ConCert™  Examination

March 1  –  September 10, 2015

2015 ConCert™  Examination registration is available through your ABEM MOC Personal Page

$1,850 examination fee

September 11 - 17, 2015

ConCert™  Examination registration is available with a late fee

$2,855 total fee

March 1 – September 24, 2015

Physicians who have registered schedule appointments with Pearson VUE 

No additional fee

September 21 – 26, 2015

ABEM administers the ConCert™  Examination in Pearson VUE testing centers

By Late December 2015

ABEM anticipates posting online and mailing ConCert™  Examination results

The 2016 ConCert™ Examination will be held September 12 – 17, 2016

ABEM Optional Computer-Delivered Testing Experience

June 15 – September 24, 2015

ABEM Optional Computer-Delivered Testing Experience registration via MOC Online

$125

June 16 – September 25, 2015

Physicians who have registered schedule appointments with Pearson VUE

No additional fee


MOC Quick Facts

  • Average annual cost: $265
    (about $5 per week)

  • MOC cost relative to other ABMS Member Boards: median

  • Last increase in LLSA fee: 2010

  • Last increase in ConCertTM fee: 2012

  • Physicians participating in LLSA CME Activity: 60%

  • In 2014, ABEM-certified physicians earned about $7,000 more in total compensation than non-certified physicians