American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS)

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Seven Penn Center
1635 Market Street, Suite 400
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 587-9322

Maintenance of Certification Part II Lifelong Learning & Self-Assessment Requirements

  • Report of 150 credits of Continuing Medical Education from CME Provider or Summary Sheet of CMEs with certificates from previous 3 years.
  • Category requirements: 60 credits in Category I, 50 credits in plastic surgery activities, 20 credits in patient safety.

Featured ABPS MOC Activities

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The NPSF Patient Safety Curriculum is a 10-module, online course intended to equip the learner with the foundational knowledge necessary to understand the context, key principles, and competencies associated with the discipline of patient safety, and how these tenets and skills are applied to everyday practice. It takes the learner through the history of the patient safety movement, describes the science and disciplines used in this work, presents current best practices, and outlines strategies for overcoming barriers to safe care.

Please Note:

The American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) requires that diplomates engage in MOC Part II Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment Activities to maintain their certification. This ABPS Board page has been developed to increase access to practice relevant MOC activities that meet the individual learning of ABPS diplomates. For more information regarding the ABPS MOC program requirements, please visit Additional MOC resources located on the right side aim to assist ABPS diplomates in fulfilling additional CME requirements for MOC. All links are associated with accredited CME providers.

Disclaimer – MOC Program requirements from the ABMS Member Boards is for general informational purposes only. The applicable MOC requirements are determined by each ABMS Member Board and may change from time to time. While every effort has been made to ensure that the information is correct, it is ultimately the responsibility of the user to confirm the applicable MOC requirements with the relevant ABMS Member Board(s).

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