Massachusetts Medical Society: Practice Ownership and Operations

Practice Ownership and Operations

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Resources here run the gamut from practice start-up tips and best practices for hiring staff to patient satisfaction surveys and locating discounted office supplies.


ICD-10 Resources

Everything you need to know about the conversion to ICD-10 diagnostic coding. The start date for implementation is now October 1, 2015.

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Closing a Practice

Human Resources

  • Model Physician Employment Contract (.pdf, 38 pages)
  • Model Medical Staff ByLaws
    The MMS has developed model bylaws to help hospital medical staffs draft or revise their bylaws. The MMS model is based on Massachusetts and Massachusetts Medical Society policy and its principles for incident-based peer review. (Members-only content)

Marketing and Patient Satisfaction

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