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Maintenance of Certification at BCM

WANT TO EARN CREDIT FOR QI WORK YOU'RE ALREADY DOING?
  • MOC PART 4 CREDIT
    Credit Request Submissions | Deadline: 15th of Each Month (unless otherwise indicated)

Several pathways (QI Effort Types) are available through the BCM MOC Program for eligible physicians and physician assistants to earn MOC Part 4 credit/points or NCCPA Category 1 PI-CME credit, respectively, for qualified quality improvement and patient safety (QI/PS) activities or projects.

Available QI Effort types include:

  • QI Posters
  • QI Activities/Projects
  • COVID QI Projects
  • Institutional QI/PS Leadership Roles

Learn More & Request Credit...


Conferences

DID YOU PRESENT A QI POSTER AT A RECENT CONFERENCE?

  • BCM 10TH ANNUAL QUALITY IMPROVEMENT AND PATIENT SAFETY CONFERENCE
    APRIL 23, 2024

MOC Part 4 Credit Opportunity Available for QI Poster Authors & Project Team Members!
Credit Request Submissions | Deadline Extended: Sunday, September 1

Through the BCM MOC Program, physician and physician assistant poster authors/co-authors and other team members (non-poster authors) of the QI project featured in a qualified poster presented at the conference may be eligible to earn maintenance of certification (MOC)/continuing certification credit/points. Learn More & Request Credit...


Upcoming Training

  • QI CERTIFICATION: CERTIFICATE OF ADDED QUALIFICATION IN HEALTHCARE IMPROVEMENT

Call for Applications | Deadline: Monday, July 15 (For BCM IM Fellows Only)

The I-QIPS is accepting applications from invited BCM IM Fellows for the Fall 2024 (Group: CAQHI-4) cohort of the Certificate of Added Qualification in Healthcare Improvement (CAQHI) Program. This advanced-level QI certificate program is comprised of two (2) QI training courses (with the first course scheduled to begin on Tuesday, September 3, 2024) and one (1) healthcare improvement capstone project. CME/MOC credit available and personalized coaching provided by I-QIPS QI coaches. The CAQHI Program is offered at no charge to BCM employees; although, space is limited. Learn More & Apply...

Note: Accepted applicants of the Fall 2024 CAQHI Program will be automatically enrolled in both courses: QI Jump Start (Fall 2024, 1586-9) and Leading Healthcare Improvement (Spring 2025, 1601-7).


Faculty Engagement Opportunities

The I-QIPS is seeking qualified candidates to serve as improvement coaches for those faculty or trainees, who are participating in select training courses offered through the I-QIPS, as well as involved in QI-related efforts being conducted at BCM and affiliated institutions. Learn More & Apply...

The BCM Chapter of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) is seeking faculty and house staff volunteers to mentor medical students interested in QI and patient safety. To indicate your interest, complete the QI/PS Faculty Mentorship Survey. For questions, contact: Jinna Chu


Faculty Development Sessions

  • AY 2024-2025
NEW QI COACH TRAINING & ORIENTATION

Tuesday, August 6, 2024 | 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Format: Live/In-Person
This session is closed to new and current I-QIPS QI coaches only. Learn More...