Value and Benefits of MOA Membership

The Massachusetts Orthopaedic Association (MOA) leads and represents all orthopaedic surgeons in the Commonwealth. Whether you are in private practice, hospital or academic employed, we are all first and foremost orthopaedic surgeons and your support and membership dues are crucial to fostering legislative relationships, regulatory representation, advocacy in the private insurance arena, and more. The MOA delivers value to its members at a low annual membership fee of $300.00 ($150.00 for first year members).

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The MOA works diligently to provide:

Legislative and Regulatory Representation  - including Determination of Need for Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Opioids, Workers Compensation Policy and PMP refinement.

Lobbying at the State House – Lobbyist dedicated to the issues that matter to orthopaedic surgeons and their patients.

Insurance Issues – meeting with medical directors and policy makers for major private insurers to change viscosupplementation policy, Coordination of Benefits process and more.

Medicare Carrier Advisory Committee Representation

Programs and Training
Annual Scientific Meeting with expert speakers, Massachusetts Risk Management and CME credits including malpractice premium discounts for Coverys insured orthopaedic surgeons.

Orthopaedic Coding and MACRA workshops specifically for orthopaedic practices.

Statewide Orthopaedic Resident Support and Involvement - Forums and research paper competition for all orthopaedic residents in the state.

Please join with your colleagues to ensure that your state orthopaedic association speaks with a loud, clear and strong voice.

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Please Note: Dues are not deductible as a charitable expense but may be deductible as a business expense according to the IRS.  44% of your dues were used for direct lobbying expenses and may not be deducted.

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