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Physicians at AMA meeting rip call for maintenance of certification
Modern Physician

Rather than test physicians every six to 10 years to certify whether they have kept current with their training, the American Board of Medical Specialties has sought to make it a continuous, ongoing process through maintenance of certification programs, but physicians at the annual American Medical Association House of Delegates meeting in Chicago pushed back hard and criticized the program as too time consuming, too expensive and having too little value.