Covering the broad base of knowledge required by both PAs and family medicine physicians, NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine Board Review is an adaptive learning platform designed for PA (physician assistant) exam review in preparation for Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE) and Physician Assistant National Recertifying Exam (PANRE).

Relevant, Peer-Reviewed Content

You need solid, relevant information for your daily practice of medicine — on your terms. From the brand you trust. Our study material — which meets our exacting standards and your expectations — has been reviewed by clinicians and PAs. The question bank at the core of NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine is guided by the NCCPA exam blueprints for PANCE and PANRE while reflecting the real-world challenges you face in your practice.

Certification Maintenance: “Earn While You Learn”

NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine Board Review online learning program will allow you to:

  • Earn up to 20 AAPA Category 1 Self-Assessment CME credits.
  • Earn up to 270 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
  • Plus, maintain the knowledge you gained in training while fulfilling your SA credits and general CME requirements.

Find out more about how NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine Board Review allows you to “earn while you learn” efficiently.

Watch a video introduction to NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine Board Review by PA Reviewer, Christie J. Lucente, MS, PA-C.

Preparing for Your Board Exams

NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine Board Review contains a comprehensive question bank that is reflective of the PANCE and PANRE exams, as well as practice exams that mimic the actual tests so you can approach the boards with confidence. The adaptive learning features make it easy for you to focus your time studying exactly where you need the most review. Learn more about how NEJM Knowledge+ adaptive learning technology prepares you for board exams.

Don’t Forget What You Learned in School

PAs have many choices in the field of medicine. As you progress in your career, you may decide to specialize. If you focus on a specific discipline, specialty, or treatment modality, how do you retain the important general knowledge you received in your training? Maintaining that base of knowledge provides you with the skills and flexibility for a long and rewarding career as a PA.

NEJM Knowledge+ can help. Read more about features and benefits.


Accreditation Statement

The Massachusetts Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement

NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine Board Review
The Massachusetts Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 270 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP Prescribed Credit

This enduring material activity, NEJM Knowledge+ Family Medicine has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 270 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of credit begins February 1, 2017. 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.

AAPA Category 1 Self-Assessment CMEAAPA 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 02/01/2017. 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.