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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 Vicky Pulos.

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

07/23/2020 - MassHealth
This is an MTF announcement dated July 23, 2020 about two policy updates: 1. Correcting a system error affecting the Jan 1, 2020 expansion... Read more
09/25/2020 - MLRI
UPDATED 9/22/2020   Immigrants applying for a green card or applying for admission to the U.S. may be asked by federal... Read more
03/06/2020 - Scott Bernard
Favorable BOH decision reversing Dentaquest denial of prior authorization for deep gum and root cleaning. Dentaquest is the third party... Read more
07/24/2020 - Health Connector
Attached is a powerpoint presentation that the Health Connector presented at the July 2020 MA Health Care Training Forum (MTF) meeting... Read more

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