A comprehensive source for independent, nonpartisan research and analysis about MassHealth, the Massachusetts Medicaid program.
June 13, 2017
This guidebook is designed to help health care administrators and providers better understand the types of social services available in Massachusetts.
March 10, 2017
This chart pack provides an overview of proposals to cap federal Medicaid funding and the considerations for Massachusetts.
March 8, 2017
This report presents the results of a study analyzing the impact of CSPECH on the utilization and cost of health services.
January 5, 2017
This issue brief summarizes the key elements of the most recent MassHealth 1115 waiver extension.
May 10, 2016
This report lays out a vision for MassHealth LTSS & provides a set of options for MA to consider when tackling some of the most intractable challenges facing MA's LTSS system.
October 20, 2015
This primer, prepared by Ellen Breslin of Health Management Associates, describes how state Medicaid programs generally pay their MCOs.
December 9, 2014
This report includes a series of recommendations that emerged through interviews with over 40 stakeholders and policy experts as priorities for the next governor.
June 12, 2017
This chart pack provides updated MassHealth enrollment data as of March 2017.
November 22, 2016
UPDATED chart pack with summary data on MassHealth enrollment as of September 2016.
June 16, 2016
UPDATED chart pack with summary data on MassHealth enrollment & spending produced by MMPI in partnership with the Center for Health Law and Economics, UMass Medical School.
December 2, 2015
This chart pack provides an examination of the current state of LTSS in Massachusetts using previously unpublished data.
October 8, 2015
December 9, 2014
October 17, 2016
This brief highlights the FY2017 budget for MassHealth (Medicaid) and other subsidized health coverage programs.
June 9, 2016
This budget brief compares the Senate FY2017 budget proposal to that of the House for MassHealth (Medicaid) and other subsidized health coverage programs.
May 5, 2016
This budget brief describes the House fiscal year (FY) 2017 budget proposal for MassHealth (Medicaid) and other subsidized health coverage programs.
March 2, 2016
This budget brief describes the governor's fiscal year (FY) 2017 budget proposal for MassHealth (Medicaid) and health reform programs.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Medicaid, a federal-state partnership program, has advanced a variety of both federal and state health coverage reform goals over the last 50 years.