MAPA Fact Sheet on Massachusetts Health Care Cost Containment Bill:
Important Changes under S2400 That Could Affect Physician Assistants
On August 6th, Governor Deval Patrick signed into law S2400,the Massachusetts Health Care Cost Containment Bill. This law has important implications for the Physician Assistant profession and community. The key relevant pieces of the legislation are outlined below. Each change noted indicates the appropriate section number as well as the bill line number at which the section can be located.