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According to the ABIM, the Pulmonary Disease Maintenance of Certification exam is designed to evaluate the knowledge, diagnostic reasoning, and clinical judgment skills expected of the certified pulmonologist in the broad domain of the discipline.
As outlined in the ABIM Pulmonary Disease MOC Exam Blueprint, the following topics will be tested in the exam:
To familiarize yourself with the ABIM exam question format, take the Pulmonary Disease MOC Exam Tutorial.
According to the ABIM, the Critical Care Medicine MOC Exam is designed to evaluate whether a certified Critical Care Medicine specialist has maintained competence and currency in the knowledge and judgment required for practice.
As outlined in the ABIM Critical Care Medicine MOC Exam Blueprint, the following categories are covered in the exam:
To familiarize yourself with the ABIM exam question format, take the Critical Care Medicine MOC Exam Tutorial.
Each exam lasts approximately 10 hours, which is divided into four sessions, each containing a maximum of 60 MCQ’s in single best answer format.
In 2016, the First-Time Taker Pass Rate was 90% for Pulmonary Disease MOC and 86% for Critical Care Medicine MOC.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
*Please Note: Non-MOC hours (CME only) are self-reported. Please follow the instructions given by your board to report your CME hours. Members of the ABIM must log into their website to submit the number of hours stated on the certificate.
For full steps, view our Support Page on Redeeming CME Hours.