Maintenance of Certification Part IV Quality-Improvement Project for Hypertension Control: A Preliminary Retrospective Analysis - American Board of Medical Specialties

This study evaluates the impact of an American Board of Medical Specialties Maintenance of Certification® (ABMS MOC®) program, Part IV project, designed to improve outcomes regarding blood pressure control in hypertensive patients and also assesses whether or not physician participation in MOC Quality Improvement (QI) adds perceived burden to participating practices. Results showed physician participants improved the care of their patients without perceived increase of burden to their practice.

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