The Massachusetts Orthopaedic Association is the only statewide organization representing orthopaedic surgeons in the Commonwealth. We represent the surgeons interests in dealing with the socio-economic issues affecting their practices and their ability to care for their patients. More about MOA
The MOA Annual Meeting was held on May 15, 2015, and featured impressive speakers, valuable AAOS and state legislative updates, Orthopaedist of the Year Award, Resident Paper Presentations, Election of New MOA Officers, an array of vendors and a lunch presentation by Michael McCaslin, CPA who provided valuable insight with his talk on “Private Practice Survival Strategies”. (Read More)
The Massachusetts Orthopaedic Association elected new officers at the Association’s Annual Meeting held on May 15, 2015 in Waltham, MA. The officers and Board members were unanimously elected by the members. (Read More)
The MOA 2015 Orthopaedist of the Year award was presented to Harris Yett, MD at the Association’s Annual Meeting on May 15th. He was joined by his wife, friends and colleagues and Murray Goodman, MD, presented him with the award. The award is the highest honor bestowed by the Association in recognition of distinguished service, contributions to patient care, teaching and mentoring of students and residents, and commitment and dedication to the practice of orthopaedics. (READ MORE)
Your continued membership in the Massachusetts Orthopaedic Association is vital to our collective success to improve the practice of medicine by working on key legislative, regulatory and insurance matters that have a significant impact on our profession. Your ongoing support will be critical to our mission in 2015. The MOA is the ONLY in-state organization that has as its sole objective, the interests of the orthopaedic surgeon.
Learn More About Your Practice Options to Remain Independent in the Changing Healthcare Arena
The MOA is pleased to provide members with the Association's legal primer, “Principal Strategic Options for Orthopaedists to Remain Independent in Our Rapidly Evolving Health Care System.”
The detailed white paper reviews options for Massachusetts' orthopaedic surgeons to continue in independent, private practice. The review is provided by Attorney Michael Blau, Foley & Lardner and the paper, spearheaded and initiated by the Massachusetts Orthopaedic Association was supported in part by funding from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and has been released nationally by the AAOS in an effort to inform all orthopaedic surgeons throughout the country of viable practice options. Click here to download your copy.