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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

07/30/2020 - MLRI
UPDATE 7/30/2020: On July 29, 2020], the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York issued a new... 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
06/05/2020 - Judge Christine Roach
This was a Medicaid Estate Recovery case in which EOHHS was pursuing a reimbursement claim against the estate of a single parent who died... Read more
06/15/2020 - MLRI
Attached is a sample complaint appealing from a decision of the MassHealth Board of Hearings and an outline of key steps in filing an... Read more

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