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Recent Library Content

02/13/2020 - MassHealth
Attached is a powerpoint presentation that MassHealth's Premium Assistance Unit presented at the Jan 2020 MassHealth Training Forums. 
02/13/2016 - Misc
A group of orthodontist & their patients sued MassHealth for having unduly restrictive medical necessity criteria for approving braces... Read more
02/12/2020 - MLRI
In 2020, the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) will start to require public housing authorities with... Read more
01/11/2020 - DES
Purpose:  Recognizing that the use of telehealth techniques can increase access to behavioral health evaluation services and expedite  the... Read more
07/03/2019 - DES
Disability Evaluation Services's Authorization to Release Information form.  Effective July 8, 2019.  Also attached is a letter describing... Read more

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