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BoardVitals News & Company Updates

BoardVitals is a physician-run company that covers many of the board and certification exams for Physicians, Nurses, Dentists, Technicians, and Pharmacists. Hundreds of institutions and over 30,000 practitioners have used BoardVitals for their test prep needs.

Users receive access to thousands of high-quality board review questions that have been extensively reviewed. In addition to the bank of questions, we also provide:

  • Updated explanations (to help you fully understand the question)
  • Content updates made every 24-48 hours based on user feedback
  • Detailed feedback and assessment (to track your progress by subject area)
  • A determination of the difficulty of the question (based on an assessment of how your peers did with the same question)
  • Dashboards that help you compare yourself to the national pass rate for board and certification exam
  • Full-length practice exams
  • Timed mode to simulate real test conditions
  • Helpful study tips
  • Convenient study guides (to further fine-tune your understanding of the test material)
  • Updated blog entries offering additional study tips and other useful information that cover the most recent changes to exam formats

For Institutions:

  • Send exams to students
  • Automatically identify areas for curriculum improvement

Note: A free subscription is offered to any user who fails to pass his or her exam after using the resources available from BoardVitals.

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Increasing Physician Dissatisfaction and Threats to the Future of Medicine

Increasing Physician Dissatisfaction and Threats to the Future of Medicine

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NEW BoardVitals Question Bank Enhancements

NEW BoardVitals Question Bank Enhancements

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How to Get the Most Out of Your CME Money

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The Challenges of Being A Parent Physician

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Andrea Paul, MD: What I Wish I’d Known Before Starting Medical School

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BoardVitals Ranks 251 in Inc. 5000’s Fastest-Growing Companies

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Meet the BoardVitals Medical Team: Q & A with Dr. Karen Shackelford, MD

Meet the BoardVitals Medical Team: Q & A with Dr. Karen Shackelford, MD

At BoardVitals, we work hard to bring our users high quality and relevant board review practice questions and we can't do it without our medic [...]
3 Ways Online Board Review Protects You Like Sunscreen

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BoardVitals Partners with ZDoggMD to Honor Nurses with ‘Nurse Virginia’ Video

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BoardVitals Updates NCLEX® Question Banks to Help Combat Test Anxiety

BoardVitals Updates NCLEX® Question Banks to Help Combat Test Anxiety

Have you heard? The BoardVitals NCLEX RN® and NCLEX PN® banks have been updated with new features to help you learn better, gain relevant practice [...]
The Many Faces Behind the #GiveVax Initiative

The Many Faces Behind the #GiveVax Initiative

Beginning in April 2016, BoardVitals partnered with Vaccine Ambassadors to kick off our first philanthropic initiative: #GiveVax, to supply one va [...]
How to Pass the Gastroenterology Board Exam

How to Pass the Gastroenterology Board Exam

  The GI exam does have a fairly high pass rate (usually over 90%). But there are still people that fail. It’s important to look at factor [...]
Women Physicians Day: Recognizing BoardVitals’ Female Medical Editors

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On February 3rd this year, we celebrate the third annual National Women Physicians Day, which is the birthday of Elizabeth Blackwell, the first wo [...]
Martin Luther King Jr.’s Vision Still Applies to Physicians Today

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This year, January 15 is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a day set aside to remember the civil rights leader who was assassinated fifty years ago on A [...]
Reasonable and Weird New Year’s Resolutions

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It’s The Holidays, Let The Stress Increase

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