All Publications

June 26, 2004
Non-elderly people with disabilities comprise one-fifth of MassHealth enrollment and an even larger share of expenditures, yet their circumstances and the crucial role of Medicaid in financing essential services for them are not well understood. This comprehensive report seeks to promote such understanding and support informed policy discussions about this group.
February 1, 2004

An examination of the issue of medical debt among Massachusetts residents. This report was written before the passage and implementation of the 2006 health reform law.

October 1, 2003

Report on 2003 public opinion survey finds that most people in the Commonwealth strongly believe that everyone in the state should be able to get the health care they need and are supportive of a number of proposals to ensure this. However, the survey also finds numerous challenges to significant action at the state level and points to the need for strong leadership on this issue.

September 1, 2002

Highlights of the states experience in health reform with descriptions of the challenges ahead in passing comprehensive health reform legislation.

January 1, 2002

A description of who the uninsured are in Massachusetts and how they are impacted by a lack of insurance.

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