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Partners Maintenance of Certification Practice Improvement Projects (MOC Part IV)
MOC Practice Improvement Projects (MOC Part IV)
Partners Office of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) can provide AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM and MOC Part IV credit for approved projects.
Although specific requirements vary by specialty board, generally MOC Part IV requires physicians to complete a process improvement project which consists of:
-Identifying a problem
-Reviewing baseline data (personal or practice level data)
-Completing an intervention
-Reviewing post-intervention data
MOC Part IV Physician/Clinician/Participation Attestation
In order to receive MOC Part IV credit and AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM for the current calendar year, complete the online attestation within one month of receiving the attestation instructions. Attestation instructions will be sent in an email from firstname.lastname@example.org
Please complete all required fields in the “Evaluation” (Evaluation form is the same as the attestation form). Please note: If your board has specific criteria claiming MOC credit (e.g. on-line registration, MOC fees, etc) it is your personal responsibility to know and comply with these requirements.
The Partners HealthCare MOC Portfolio Approval program will report your participation on your project to your board.
Instructions for receiving MOC Part IV Credit and AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
1. Click on the Evaluation tab to complete the Physician Participation/Attestation form
2. Please complete all required fields in the Evaluation form
3. Submit completed form
Partners CPD will approve completed projects for up to 20 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
To receive your CME credit and certificate following the submission of the attestation form, the number of hours you spent actively designing and implementing your project are the number of hours you can claim for CME credit.
Partners HealthCare System
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 20.00 Participation