The Massachusetts Medical Society is the statewide professional association for physicians and medical students. We are dedicated to educating and advocating for the patients and physicians of Massachusetts. We offer online CME courses and live events that award continuing medical education credits. The Society, under the auspices of NEJM Group, publishes the New England Journal of Medicine, a leading global medical journal and web site, and NEJM Journal Watch alerts and publications covering 13 specialties.

MMS Latest News

  • New Rx Monitoring Program to Begin August 22

    July 15, 2016

    Vital Signs This Week - The Department of Public Health has announced that a new prescription monitoring program, known as MassPAT (Massachusetts Prescription Awareness Tool), will go live on August 22. On that date, the existing system will no longer be functional. The new program contains...


  • MMS Guidelines and Education Contribute To Opioid Rx Decline in Mass.

    July 8, 2016

    Vital Signs This Week - The Boston Globe reported this week on an athenahealth study showing that the state’s opioid scourge is...


  • MMS Submits Comments on MACRA to CMS

    July 1, 2016

    Vital Signs This Week - The MMS this week submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding the proposed rule for the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Alternative Payment Model (APM) Incentive under MACRA, the Medicare Access and Chip...


Read More Latest News »


Popular Resources

home online cmeOnline CME Courses

Browse offerings and earn CME credit for online courses on topics such as end of life care, pain management, public health, risk management and electronic health records. Members receive discounted rates on courses.


live events homeRegister for Live Events

Register for CME events and earn continuing medical education credits and register for committee meetings, webinars, and other free events.


health care proxies homeHealth Care Proxy

The Health Care Proxy is a simple document, legally valid in Massachusetts, which allows you to name someone (an "agent") to make health care decisions on your behalf if you are unable to make or communicate those decisions.


home choosing a specialtyChoosing a Specialty for Medical Students

Published studies suggest that as many as 20 percent of medical school graduates switch specialties before completing their first residency. Here are some resources that can help you make the best decision for you.


find a physicianFind a Physician

Search our member database to find physicians for you based off of location and specialties.


ADVERTISEMENT

Join MMS

MMS Members receive great benefits such as:

  • Access to the New England
    Journal of Medicine
  • A strong voice to advocate 
    medical issues
  • Conferences and Events 
     on important topics
  • And much more...
NEJM Resident 360  AdThe Insurance Agency of the MMS PIAM

FacebookTwitterLinkedInYouTube

Copyright © 2016. Massachusetts Medical Society, 860 Winter Street, Waltham Woods Corporate Center, Waltham, MA 02451-1411

(781) 893-4610 | (781) 893-3800 | Member Information Hotline: (800) 322-2303 x7311