ACC, ABIM Unveil New Option For Cardiologists to Maintain Board Certification

The ACC and the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) have announced a new Collaborative Maintenance Pathway (CMP) option for certified cardiologists who wish to maintain their board certification. The new option integrates lifelong learning and assessment with the goal of helping physicians stay current in knowledge and practice. "The new CMP leverages the respective expertise of the ACC and ABIM to create a literal 'pathway' that meets the ongoing learning needs of cardiologists, while also giving patients, the public and other stakeholders confidence that the care provided by their physicians is of the highest quality," said ACC CEO Timothy W. Attebery, DSc, MBA, FACHE. "We appreciate ABIM working with us on what we believe is a win-win solution for cardiologists and the patients they serve." Read more on