As of 2022, ABS diplomates seeking subspecialty certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine will complete the application and registration process through the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). Those who achieve initial certification in HPM will become ABIM diplomates for this certification, and will maintain that certification through the ABIM.
Also as of 2022, ABS diplomates currently certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine (HPM) will maintain their certification through the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). Diplomates will no longer maintain their HPM certificate through the ABS.
Please see the following links for additional information related to certification in HPM:
See also this list of all ABS policies.