American Board Of Thoracic Surgery
The American Board of Thoracic Surgery
633 N. St. Clair Street, Suite 2320
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: (312) 202-5900
Fax: (312) 202-5960www.abts.org
Maintenance of Certification Part II Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment Requirements
- Complete 150 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ over each 5 year period (an average of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ annually). A minimum of 75 of the 150 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ need to be relevant to Thoracic Surgery.
- Complete the SESATS exercise during the fifth year of the MOC Cycle.
Patient Safety Certificate Program Johns Hopkins University Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety
Offered by the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, the Patient Safety Certificate Program is designed to help medical professionals lead patient safety efforts in their healthcare organizations. This course is designed to build capacity among clinical practitioners and administrators dedicated to becoming leaders for patient safety and quality in their unit, clinic, or care facility in addressing these challenges. The program includes modules aimed at fostering a strong patient safety culture and engaging patients and family as members of the care team. Learners are introduced to tools and methods that will help them learn and act as agents of change in their organization.
The requirements and other information provided on this page are determined by each ABMS Member Board and may be subject to change. Please refer to the relevant Board’s website to confirm the applicable requirements.