Diplomate status is updated annually to reflect compliance with annual C-cert requirements and can be verified in the Diplomate Directory
. Diplomates must meet annual maintenance of certification (MOC) requirements for C-cert. The diplomate status of meeting the MOC requirements for C-cert is updated annually or as outstanding requirements are met.
- Certified-Meeting Requirements: Meeting the annual MOC requirements for C-cert
- Certified-Not Meeting Requirements: Not meeting the annual MOC requirements for C-cert
Diplomates who do not meet the C-cert requirements for two consecutive years are no longer considered certified and must take and pass the initial certification examination to regain their certification.