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.

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  • New MACRA Rules Posted; MMS Website Restored

    October 21, 2016

    Vital Signs This Week -- An updated summary of new rules on MACRA is now available on the MMS webpage that also connects to links to the AMA website and other useful sources.

  • CMS Issues Final Rule on MACRA; Limited Access to MMS Website

    October 14, 2016

    Vital Signs This Week -- CMS has today released the final policy implementing the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and the Advanced Alternative Payment Model (APM), incentive payment provisions in the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), collectively referred to...

  • Prescriber Education on Opioids Surpasses 20,000 courses

    October 11, 2016

    The Massachusetts Medical Society today provided an update on its prescriber education effort to address the opioid epidemic in the Commonwealth and said that more than 7,000 prescribers had taken more than 20,000 of its continuing medical education courses in opioids and pain management.

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