- Read more about President’s Message: Improving the Value of Board Certification and Advocating for the Specialty
As we look to the close of another year, I hope that you and your family are doing well and are able to enjoy some respite and quality time over the holidays—and that your clinical team continues to heal from the challenges of the pandemic.
This issue highlights improvements we are making to Family Medicine board certification to ensure its value to you. In clinical medicine value is often expressed as the equation -- Quality plus Experience over Cost. At ABFM, we use each of these three variables to guide improvements in certification, frequently seeking input from Diplomates along the way. You’ll learn how we are working to increase the quality of certification activities, improving your experience with certification, while also identifying ways to reduce your burden.