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Certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine


certifying organization info

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc.
Certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
500 Lake Cook Road, Suite 335, Deerfield
IL 60015-5249

description

The Hospice and Palliative Medicine Program, developed by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), the American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA), the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM), the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM), the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG), the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP), the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (ABPMR), the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN), the American Board of Radiology (ABR), and the American Board of Surgery (ABS), is designed to recognize excellence among physicians who are specialists in the care of seriously ill and dying patients with life-limiting illness. The field of hospice and palliative medicine is based on expanding scientific knowledge about symptom control when cure is not possible and appropriate care during the last months of life.

Certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine Website


details

Work Experience Required? Yes

Oral or Written Exam Required? Yes





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