6.4 Database Services


The ABO retains an outside database management organization to ensure the security and confidentiality of candidate and Diplomate information. Our current vendor is Heuristics Solutions.


  1. The database services organization maintains all candidate and Diplomate records in a secure online database.
  2. Limited ABO staff has access to these records through the use of a username and password.
  3. The organization utilizes firewalls and other online security measures to ensure the protection of ABO records.