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Primary care physician groups rated on preventive care in new report

Massachusetts Health Quality Partners, a non-profit organization that has tracked physician performance for 8 years, released its latest ratings of physician practices on Thursday. The report shows how well primary care doctors do at providing their patients with preventive care, such as colon cancer screening, and treating chronic disease care such as diabetes.

The group found that Massachusetts primary care physicians continue to provide high-quality care overall, although notable differences in quality exist.

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