Becoming Hospice Medical Director CertifiedTM (HMDCTM) through the Hospice Medical Director Certification Board (HMDCB) will demonstrate a physician’s commitment and expertise to end-of-life care. Hospice organizations can be confident that their certified physicians possess a skill set that encompasses both the clinical and administrative abilities necessary in hospice medicine.
HMDCB’s 2015 application cycle is now open! Exam applications for the May 7-22, 2015 testing window are available on the HMDCB website through February 9, 2015; applications will be accepted through March 9, 2015 with an assessed late fee of $250. Visit HMDCB’s website at www.HMDCB.org for more about the certification program including eligibility requirements, the content blueprint and other important information.
Increase your credibility in the community and equip your medical director to be more effective partners with administration by supporting HMD certification!
Supported by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM), HMDCB serves as an independent, not-for-profit certifying body to implement a certification program for hospice medical directors and other physicians who provide hospice care for patients.