MOC Myths—BUSTED!

In this feature, AAOS Now explores common misconceptions about the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery’s (ABOS) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) process.

MYTH: MOC requires orthopaedic surgeons to take call.

FACT: “The ABOS does not require orthopaedists to provide emergency coverage or indigent care as part of the MOC process,” said ABOS Executive Director Shepard R. Hurwitz, MD.

This content is only available to members of the AAOS.

Please log in using the link at the top right corner of this page to access your exclusive AAOS member content.

Not a member? Become a member!

Advertisements


Advertisement