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Court victory in dental rate case: Health Care for All v. Romney

Date: 
09/01/2005

In a 30-page opinion federal district court judge Zobel finds for plaintiffs on their claims that children & youth under age 21 have been denied access to dental care in MassHealth in violation of federal statutory requirements of "reasonable promptness" and EPSDT due in part to low reimbursement rates. The court found for the defendants regarding a subclass of adults with special circumstances. Congratulations to plaintiffs counsel:Clare McGorrian of HLA & Sarah Anderson of GBLS! July 2005.

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