Articles - Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine: Board Certification Exam Overview

The physician board certification examination for the Board of Certification in Internal Medicine (BCIM) is conducted as a computer-based written test consisting of 200 multiple-choice questions. As with the exams for every member board of the American Board of Physician Specialties® (ABPS®), this clinically-based test provides physicians the opportunity to demonstrate that they have mastered the core competencies required to ...

Internal Medicine Board Certification Eligibility Requirements

The eligibility requirements vary for physicians to become qualified to seek board certification through the American Board of Physician Specialties (ABPS), but there are several base-line requirements that all of the ABPS Member Boards share. These include owning an unrestricted medical license for every state in which the physician is licensed, annual attestation to the currency of those unrestricted medical ...

Physician Board Certification in Internal Medicine Through the ABPS

Physician board certification in Internal Medicine through the American Board of Physician Specialties (ABPS) is an opportunity for successful candidates to demonstrate their mastery of the experience and knowledge necessary to provide the best possible care for patients. It also reveals a professional commitment to abide by the ABPS’s medical code of ethics. The ABPS is the official physician board ...

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