Board of Certification in Urgent Care Medicine
The ABPS urgent care medicine board certification enables a successful candidate to present to the public as a qualified medical specialist in urgent care medicine. Completing the urgent care medicine board certification indicates mastery of urgent care medicine knowledge, as well as, a professional commitment to adhere to the ABPS Medical Code of Ethics.
The urgent care medicine board certification examination process consists of a written exam administered at a computer testing center. The format of the exam is multiple-choice, single-response questions. The questions are developed and validated by Diplomates of the Board of Certification in Urgent Care Medicine (BCUCM) under the direction of the American Board of Physician Specialties (ABPS) and psychometric consultants.