NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine Board Review helps you prepare for PANCE/PANRE. Our adaptive online learning platform was developed to reinforce the broad body of knowledge you learned about in training as well as to allow you to meet your AAPA Certification Maintenance CME requirements: 20 AAPA Category 1 Self-Assessment CME credits and up to 296 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ credits toward your NCCPA certification. This ability to “earn while you learn” makes NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine Board Review a valuable tool for PAs.
This website contains many resources to help PAs navigate and explore topics on board review and certification maintenance. For even more information about PANRE and certification maintenance, we’ve compiled the resources below:
Physician Assistant Review Resources from the Learning+ Blog
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Physician Assistant Review Resources from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
- About NCCPA
- Requirements for AAPA certification maintenance
- Registering for the PANRE exam
- Exam day: what to expect
- How PANCE and PANRE are developed and scored
- Prepare for the exam: PANRE and PANCE practice exams
- Frequently-asked questions about the PANRE
- PANCE pass rates
Other Resources for Physician Assistants
Here are links to other articles with interesting perspectives on certification maintenance for medical professionals, as well as industry information on Physician Assistants:
- NCCPA: “Comprehensive Workforce Data on Certified Physician Assistants Now Available“
- Bureau of Labor Statistics: Physician Assistants
- 2013 AAPA Annual Survey Report
See how NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine Board Review can efficiently prepare PAs for PANCE and PANRE.
The Massachusetts Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Medical Association has an agreement of mutual recognition of Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits with the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), the accreditation body for European countries. Physicians interested in converting AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to UEMS-European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education CME credits (ECMECs) should contact the UEMS at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AMA Credit Designation Statement
NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine Board Review
The Massachusetts Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 296 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AAPA CME Credit (NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine Board Review)
This Self-Assessment CME program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 20.00 AAPA Category 1 Self-Assessment CME credits by the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Approval is valid for one year from the release date of 02/01/2018. Physician Assistants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This program was planned in accordance with AAPA’s CME Standards.
For NCCPA certification maintenance ONLY, NCCPA will now apply an additional 50% weighting when these self-assessment credits are logged for NCCPA certification maintenance purposes. PAs should log up to a maximum of 20.00 AAPA Category 1 Self-Assessment CME credits, as the additional weighting will be automatically applied by the NCCPA.
AAFP Prescribed Credit
This Enduring Material activity, NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine Board Review, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 296.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins 02/01/2018. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.