Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment

Tuesday, February 17, 2009


EMCC is an ABMS Maintenance of Certification program. It represents a shift from evaluation of Emergency Medicine knowledge every ten years, to annual certification activity and evaluation every ten years. EMCC also represents a shift from paper-and-pencil to Internet- and computer-delivered certification activities. There are four components of the EMCC program. The four components are Professional Standing, LLSA, Assessment of Cognitive Expertise and Assessment of Practice Performance.