Continuing Certification (MOC) Participation Guidelines
Last verified on January 26, 2024
Continuing Certification (MOC) Requirements
|Continuing Certification (MOC) Component
|Professionalism and Professional Standing
|Must hold a license to practice medicine in a jurisdiction in the United States, its territories, or Canada. All licenses must be unrestricted.
|Must have completed at least 75 Category 1 CME within the last three calendar years.
|Assessment of Knowledge, Judgment, and Skill
|OLA or Continuing Certification Exam
|Must meet or exceed the standard in a current cumulative score in Online Longitudinal Assessment (OLA) in year five or pass a Continuing Certification Exam in year four or five of the Part 3 cycle.
|Improvement in Medical Practice
|PQI Project or Activity
|Must have completed at least one PQI Project or Participatory Quality Improvement Activity within the last three calendar years.