How Tutoring Can Help You ACE Your USMLE Exams


Have you ever been frustrated with a USMLE World or other question bank question?  I know I certainly have. I remember studying for the USMLE and wanting to slam my computer down in frustration when a question that I was

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Best Resources for Passing your OB/GYN Board Exam


Are you preparing for your OB/GYN Board Exam? Here’s your guide to crush it. Everyone reviews in different ways – check out these resources to see what fits best with your study habits. Best OB/GYN Board Review Course Though written

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Recognize and Diagnose Zika with These 4 Sample Questions


Zika has captivated the medical community’s attention. Whether or not the threat posed is equal to that of the media’s obsession has yet to be determined. What we do know is that it definitely doesn’t hurt to be knowledgeable and prepared to

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How to Plan for Retirement


In the long list of things you want to do now that you are out of medical school, worrying about retirement may be the very last item. However, if you are going to continue to work hard and build your

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FAQs about the Pathology Recertification Exam


Are you preparing for your American Board of Pathology (ABPATH) MOC exam? Here’s a guide to help you navigate through the process. This exam is designed to provide physicians with the appropriate standards to maintain quality care throughout their career. The Pathology

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The Doctor’s Essential Guide to Insurance


It’s safe to say that physicians don’t like risk. Evidence-based medicine strives to eliminate it. Physician practices are built to anticipate and protect against it. Despite these efforts, the business of caring for human beings is rife with risk. As

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August BOGO Sale: Buy One Month, Get One Free


August, September and October are littered with Medical Board and MOC exams. Are you ready for yours? To help you prepare for these upcoming exams, BoardVitals is offering a limited time BOGO offer: buy one month, get one month free.

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6 Free Internal Medicine Sample Questions You Need to Know

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For a limited time we’re offering 25% off our Internal Medicine Board Review! Simply click here and enter BVIM25 at checkout. Good luck on your exam! The ABIM Internal Medicine Board Exam is drawing near. In 2015, first time takers of

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USMLE Step 3 Question Banks: UWorld vs. Kaplan vs. BoardVitals


Are you preparing for your USMLE Step 3 Exam? The USMLE Step 3 exam had a 94% pass rate in 2015 among all test takers and thus, has become notoriously one of the easier USMLE exams. Nonetheless, studying is important

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USMLE Step 2CK Question Banks: UWorld vs. Kaplan vs. BoardVitals


If your USMLE Step 2 CK exam is coming up, you’ve come to the right place to figure out exactly how to review. To start, let’s make sure we know what we’re tackling. The exam is a one-day, nine-hour exam,

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How to Adjust to Actually Earning Money


For the first time since you can remember you have money. For years you have been watching your friends get established in their careers, buying cars and houses, while you toiled away in medical school, residency and even fellowship. Now,

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ANCC vs. AANP: Which FNP Exam Should I Take?


The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) are the governing boards that administer tests to examinees seeking to become certified as a nurse practitioner. There are multiple test areas including Family, Adult-Gerontology, Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine,

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USMLE Step 1 Question Banks: UWorld vs Kaplan vs BoardVitals


Are you getting ready to take one your USMLE Step 1 exam? We get asked all the time about how the BoardVitals Step 1 Question Bank compares to UWorld and Kaplan’s, so we talked to a few MDs to get

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What Celebrating Finishing the Boards Really Looks Like

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At certain points of the year, hundreds of residents will be facing their final hurdle in receiving board certification to practice medicine. For most, the successful completion of initial certification in your chosen specialty doesn’t necessarily mean exotic vacations and extended

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6 Free Hematology & Oncology Board Review Practice Questions


The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Oncology and Hematology board exams are coming up. Don’t fret, we’re here to help you prepare with some hem onc practice questions. All the information covered on the exams are things you already

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Handcuffed By Medical School Loans


Medical school left you with a mountain of student debt. Statistics show that 81% of 2015 medical school graduates owe more than $180,000 in medical school loans. Now that it’s time to start paying those loans, declining reimbursements at the

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Ace the Sports Medicine Board Exam with Free Practice Questions


The Sports Medicine Certification Exam is coming up. Last year, the exam had an 86.6% pass rate. Make sure you’re in tip-top shape to pass. Like any muscle, your brain needs to exercise to prepare for the exam. See if you’re

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So, You Graduated Med School. Now You Need a Career.


You have studied and trained in your specialty and now you are ready to define your career path. The question is where, how, and with whom? These can be difficult questions to answer and yet, they are some of the

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Whack a Mole with 6 Free Dermatology Sample Questions


Because the American Board of Dermatology (ABD) Certification Examination is coming up soon, we’re offering 30% off our Dermatology Question Bank if you’re in need of a last minute study boost. Simply enter: BVDERM30 at checkout.  The ABD Examination is all that’s standing between you

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Pass Your Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care Boards


Whether you’re studying for your pulmonary medicine or critical care board exams, these study resources will be invaluable to your success. An important thing to remember is you don’t have to commit to one study tool for all your preparation,

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