Download the ABWM Ten-Year Recertification Application. Candidates who fail to recertify 10 years after their initial certification will have their Associate or Diplomate status revoked, and will no longer be permitted to use their credential.
Submit your completed application by mail or email (in PDF form) to:
American Board of Wound Management
1800 M St NW
Washington, DC 20036
Your application must be received a minimum of 15 business days prior to your desired exam date. Upon approval, you will be able to schedule your examination at a local testing center for any time in the following 90 days, based on availability. Your three-month eligibility window will begin immediately upon application approval. Do not submit your application until you are prepared for your three-month eligibility window to begin. Window extensions will not be granted.
Completed applications will include:
Completed and signed ABWM Recertification Application form.
Recertification Fee for the appropriate examination.
Once your application to sit for the certification examination has been approved, you should expect to receive two notifications directly from our testing company, AMP/PSI. The notifications will arrive first by e-mail, and second by a mailed postcard, and will include information on how to schedule your exam.
Once you have received your approval notifications, you may schedule your exam for any time in the following 90 days, based on availability at your local testing center.
Upon completing the exam, a score report will be generated immediately for candidates testing in the US. Candidates who sit for the exam outside of the US will have their exam results mailed to them from AMP.