Services for Health Profession Organizations
With extensive experience in high-stakes examinations for physician licensure, the NBME is uniquely positioned to design and administer state of the art assessments for health professionals.
Since 1961, NBME has provided comprehensive services for examination programs sponsored by health-related organizations ranging from physician specialty boards and societies to allied health institutions and the veterinary board.
Health Profession Services (HPS) coordinates test administrations for approximately 60,000 examinees on an annual basis for assessments related to licensure, certification, maintenance of certification, in-training, self-assessment, and evaluation of special competence. In addition, NBME provides expert consultation for specialized projects and initiatives related to medical education, testing, and research across the spectrum of the health professions.