May 9, 2011
A survey about patient access to health care in Massachusetts, conducted for the Massachusetts Medical Society, shows:
- More than half of primary care practices are closed to new patients,
- Longer wait times to get appointments with primary and specialty physicians
- Significant variations in physician acceptance of government and government-related insurance products.
Download the full report here. (.pdf, 21 pages)Read the MMS news release about the report.