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Health Care

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Welcome to the Health Care Practice Area section. Here you will find information about a variety of health care programs for low income, elderly and disabled people. The most extensive information is about the Massachusetts Medicaid program (MassHealth) including fair hearing decisions, court decisions, practice memos, advocacy alerts and links to useful websites.

Please forward suggestions for content, or problems with broken links, etc. to Neil Cronin.

Resource Library Materials: Browse the library by category by clicking on a link in the sidebar to the left. If a listed category also has subcategories, you can find out what these are by clicking on the plus sign. Or, use the search, particularly if you want information on cross substantive issues.

See the MassHealth website for regulations and subregulatory materials such as operations memoranda and desk guides.

Latest Content

10/16/2017 - MLRI
These forms are used in MassHealth redeterminations.  Do not use for applications.  For under 65 year old only. Not on MassHealth... Read more
10/13/2017 - MassHealth
Important information from MassHealth on facilitating MassHealth enrollment for hurricane evacuees. Let us know if problems arise. ... Read more
10/12/2017 - CMS
This CMS website contains information about recent public health emergency declarations which give HHS the authority to modify or waive... Read more
10/05/2017 - vicky pulos
On Sept. 8, 2017, EOHHS submitted a request to CMS to amend the 1115 Waiver to include a wide-ranging set of MassHealth eligibility and... Read more

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