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2014 MOC: PQRS and the MOC Matters Website
Visit the MOC Matters Website to fulfill and document your 2014 MOC and PQRS requirements. It consists of the MOC: PQRS Attestation Module, the PQRS Registry Module and the Patient Experience of Care Survey Module. As an added feature, the freestanding Patient Survey Module is available to diplomates of all Member Boards, whether or not the diplomates are participating in MOC:PQRS. The Website also includes an updated MOC:PQRS Facts & FAQs.
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Maintenance of Certification Statistics
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Maintenance of Certification Statistics

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MOC Statistics as of December 31, 2013

Specialty/Subspecialty Year Recertification/ MOC Began Examination Pass Rate Total Maintained Certificates as of December 31, 2013
Psychiatry MOC 2002 99% 8,425
Neurology MOC 2002 99% 3,374
Child Neurology MOC 2003 98% 442
       
Addiction Psychiatry MOC 2002 94% 1,024
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry MOC 2004 99% 1,494
Clinical Neurophysiology MOC 2001 96% 940
Forensic Psychiatry MOC 2003 96% 904
Geriatric Psychiatry MOC 2000 95% 1,693
Neurodevelopmental Disabilities MOC 2010 100% 18
Pain Medicine MOC 2008 92% 68


MOC Statistics as of December 31, 2012

Specialty/Subspecialty Year Recertification/ MOC Began Examination Pass Rate Total Maintained Certificates as of December 31, 2012
Psychiatry MOC 2002 99% 7,403
Neurology MOC 2002 99% 2,923
Child Neurology MOC 2003 99% 389
       
Addiction Psychiatry MOC 2002 93% 919
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry MOC 2004 99% 1,277
Clinical Neurophysiology MOC 2001 96% 821
Forensic Psychiatry MOC 2003 97% 799
Geriatric Psychiatry MOC 2000 95% 1,633
Neurodevelopmental Disabilities MOC 2010 100% 16
Pain Medicine MOC 2008 96% 55


MOC Statistics as of December 31, 2011

Specialty/Subspecialty Year Recertification/ MOC Began Examination Pass Rate Total Maintained Certificates as of December 31, 2011
Psychiatry MOC 2002 99% 6,616
Neurology MOC 2002 99% 2,552
Child Neurology MOC 2003 99% 351
       
Addiction Psychiatry MOC 2002 93% 872
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry MOC 2004 99% 1,121
Clinical Neurophysiology MOC 2001 97% 769
Forensic Psychiatry MOC 2003 97% 774
Geriatric Psychiatry MOC 2000 96% 1,543
Neurodevelopmental Disabilities MOC 2010 100% 93
Pain Medicine MOC 2008 100% 43


MOC Statistics
as of December 31, 2010

Specialty/Subspecialty Year Recertification/ MOC Began Examination Pass Rate Total Maintained Certificates as of December 31, 2010
Psychiatry MOC 2002 99% 5,689
Neurology MOC 2002 99% 2,138
Child Neurology MOC 2003 99% 298
       
Addiction Psychiatry MOC 2002 94% 849
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry MOC 2004 100% 935
Clinical Neurophysiology MOC 2001 97% 678
Forensic Psychiatry MOC 2003 98% 714
Geriatric Psychiatry MOC 2000 96% 1,382
Neurodevelopmental Disabilities MOC 2010 100% 1
Pain Medicine MOC 2008 100% 26


MOC Statistics as of December 31, 2009

Specialty/Subspecialty Year Recertification/ MOC Began Examination Pass Rate Total Maintained Certificates as of December 31, 2009
Psychiatry MOC 2002 99% 4,863
Neurology MOC 2002 99% 1,779
Child Neurology MOC 2003 99% 245
       
Addiction Psychiatry MOC 2002 94% 807
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry MOC 2004 100% 760
Clinical Neurophysiology MOC 2001 97% 629
Forensic Psychiatry MOC 2003 98% 663
Geriatric Psychiatry MOC 2000 96% 1,267
Pain Medicine 2008 100% 3


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