Family Physician Participation in Quality Improvement - American Board of Medical Specialties

American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) conducted a survey which revealed that over a third of family physicians are participating in quality improvement activities. Participation in quality improvement is central to fulfilling ABFM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part IV requirements. Quality improvement is crucial to patient outcomes and health care cost reduction. Similarly, new health care delivery models and payment methods are tied to health care quality improvement.

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