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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: Sunday, June 30

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 TRAINING: QI JUMP START COURSE

Call for Applications | Deadline: Sunday, June 9

The I-QIPS is accepting applications for the Fall 2024 (1586-9) QI Jump Start course. This intermediate-level QI training course is comprised of a series of six interactive workshop sessions, with the first session scheduled on Tuesday, September 3, 2024. It is offered at no charge to BCM employees; although, space is limited. CME and MOC credit available. Learn More & Apply...

Note: The QI Jump Start course application should be completed by those who are interested in participating in the course as a standalone course.
Certificate Program: If you are interested in earning a Certificate of Added Qualification in Healthcare Improvement (CAQHI) AND you are currently enrolled in (or have submitted an application for) the Fall 2024 (Group: CAQHI-4) CAQHI Program, you do NOT need to submit a separate application for the QI Jump Start course. Participants of the CAQHI Program are automatically enrolled in the QI Jump Start (Fall 2024, 1586-9) and Leading Healthcare Improvement (Spring 2025, 1601-7) courses, which are included in the certificate program.


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...