Courage to fight MOC OCC MOL and regulatory capture of medicine

Dear Editor of Medical Economics Journal,

Thank you for the December 25, 2012 edition of Med Ec on “Health & Wellness,” publishing multiple letters criticizing MOC/OCC and MOL article by Lois Margaret Nora, MD, JD, MBA. Practicing physicians, both DO and MD, appreciate the vigorous discussion in the letter section criticizing MOC/OCC and MOL for the sham that it is. The new processes, in order to appease federal government and so called, “organized medicine,” have no data to establish them as valid to improve patient care, They are mega-money generating procedures for the certifying boards(ABMS and AOBMS), AMA and AOA. Continue reading