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Since 1970, when the author sat for the first family medicine certification exam, a lot has changed - but not everything.
The author, who writes from experience inside a managed care organization, offers suggestions for making the precertification process easier.
A look at the controversy and flaws surrounding MOC and why it probably isn't going away anytime soon.
The article will provide an overview of the new maintenance-of-certification requirements and explain to physicians how it will affect them and what they need to do.