VESAP: Vascular Education and Self-Assessment Program

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ALERT: VESAP3 will be down for routine maintenance staring April 21 at 6:00 pm CST through 10:00 pm CST on April 23.

 

VESAP3 is an online self-assessment program designed to meet the Maintenance of Certification requirements of the Vascular Surgery Board of the American Board of Surgery. 

VESAP3 has 550 questions and includes detailed discussions and references for each question. VESAP3 offers a learning mode and exam mode for each module. VESAP3 participants will earn self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the ABS MOC Program, in addition to traditional CME credits. 

Target Audience

VESAP3 is an invaluable aid for vascular surgeons in preparing for the qualifying, certification, and recertification examinations in vascular surgery and to remain current in the specialty of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy. Vascular residents and fellows will find it a useful study aid for their ABSITE or VSITE examinations.

Interventional radiologists, cardiologists, vascular medicine specialists, and allied health care professionals focusing on vascular diseases may use VESAP3 self-assessment to keep abreast of the current practice of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy.

Two Modes

In Learning Mode, you can view the correct answer to each question, the rationale and references. At the end of each session, you may save your answers and return at a later time or you may elect to end the session and view your score. You may use this product in Learning Mode as often as you like and you make take all or part of the exam.

In Exam Mode, you may navigate throughout the question bank, you may take as much time as you like and you can save your answers and return at a later time to complete the exam. In Exam Mode, you will not be able to view the rationale, references or the correct answers.  ​

How to purchase VESAP3

Participants may purchase individual modules or the comprehensive packages that includes all ten modules at a discount. Please note: You can not purchase both packages. If you live outside of the United States, learn about the International VESAP​.

 Comprehensive PackageIndividual Modules
TopicsTen individual modules by topic areaTen topic areas available for individual purchase
Number of questions55050–60 per module
CMEIncluded for all modules (75 credit hours)7.5 credit hours per purchased module
MOCYesYes
PricingMember: $499
Candidate: $399
Non-member: $599

Save $151 over cost of purchasing individual modules
Member: $65 per module
Candidate: $55 per module
Non-member: $75 per module


 

 

Method of participation

Participants must complete the entire exam, obtain a passing score of 75% or greater, and complete the evaluation in order to receive CME credit.

If the score is less than 75%, the participant will be asked to review the incorrect questions and answer those questions until 75% is achieved. 

Please note: CME credit is only available in exam mode and not learning mode.

Estimated time to complete all modules

The estimated time to complete this activity is 75 hours.

Original release date

September 2, 2014

Expiration date

VESAP3 will expire on September 1, 2017 at 11:59 pm ET. CME credit and the VESAP3 program, including all content, will no longer be available after this date.

Policy on privacy and confidentiality

Per the SVS Privacy Policy, SVS does not sell personally identifiable information collected during this CME activity to third parties. SVS records personally identifiable information to generate CME certificates and assist with customer inquiries. Any data analysis undertaken by SVS to measure VESAP product performance is undertaken without any personally identifiable information. 

Accreditation 

The Society for Vascular Surgery is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation of Credit for VESAP3 Comprehensive Package

The Society for Vascular Surgery designates this enduring material for a maximum of 75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Designation of Credit for VESAP3 Modules

The Society for Vascular Surgery designates this enduring material for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Questions

Society for Vascular Surgery
Phone: 800-258-7188
Email: education@vascularsociety.org​