Your Own QI Project

If you are engaged in or creating a QI project in your practice or setting, your project may be eligible for 25 points of MOC Part 4 credit. We award credit to structured, well-designed QI projects that are based on accepted improvement science and methodology.


1-10 physicians

10+ physicians

Materials to help you gather information to easily and quickly complete your application

Checklist for 10+ physicians (PDF)

Standards for Approval (Word doc)

Learn about QI basics

ABP’s Part 2 activity titled “A Journey of Improvement: Basics of QI” (login required)

Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Quality Improvement Essentials Toolkit

ABP’s QI Reference Guide

Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Quality Improvement Essentials Toolkit

Examples of approved projects

Advocacy project (PDF)

Clinical project (PDF)

Educational project (PDF)

enlightenedResearch improvement project (PDF)

More information Apply by December 1 in any given year to earn credit in a cycle that ends the same year. Visit our QI Projects (More Than 10 Physicians) page
Ready to apply? Submit your completed project (login required) and $75 processing fee per project (credit card only). Log in to our online application and review system.