Dr. Brian Selland of Heart of America Johnson Clinic recently achieved board certification through the American Board of Family Medicine.
The American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) is pleased to announce the successful completion of its Maintenance of Certification Examination by Brian Lee Selland, MD. Board certification confers a standard of excellence in knowledge and practice to physicians who not only certify via the examination process, but who also work diligently on the maintenance of these skills during the cycle between examinations.
To achieve and maintain certification by the ABFM, Dr. Selland must possess a full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the United States, complete online educational self-assessment modules; verify the completion of 150 hours of acceptable continuing medical education every 3 years; demonstrate ongoing, systematic quality improvement within practice; and successfully complete a one-day, written examination of cognitive knowledge and problem-solving abilities. This examination covers, but is not limited to: adult medicine; care of newborns, infants, children and adolescents; maternity and gynecological care; community medicine; care of the older patient; human behavior and mental health; and care of the surgical patient.
The American Board of Family Medicine, one of twenty-four Member Boards of the American Board of Medical Specialties, is the second largest medical specialty board in the United States. Additional information regarding the American Board of Family Medicine may be obtained from its website at www.theabfm.org.
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