MOC (Maintenance of Certification) Made Simple 2011
(For PIDS Clinically Active Members Who Require Board Certification)

This is an EASY step-by-step quick instruction set for figuring out what you need to do to keep your pediatric infectious diseases certification current. By following these 3 Steps, you will make sure that you have completed your MOC obligations. To remain certified, you will need to be licensed in your state and also need to show proof of your ongoing medical education and your ongoing improvement in clinical performance by the time your certification or MOC cycle ends. You will not have to pass a MOC examination until 10 years after your last examination. To view the full instructions, please click here.

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