Mass. Medical Society survey: More doctors embracing new payment models
Doctors in Massachusetts may be looking a bit more favorably on new payment methods created under state and federal laws, according to a new survey of 1,095 Massachusetts Medical Society members. About 49 percent of respondent said they would likely participate in a global payment system, up from 42 percent in 2011. Those likely to try an accountable care organization rose from about half in 2011 to 60 percent this year.