- Exchanges: Massachusetts will run a state-based exchange.
- Medicaid Expansion: Massachusetts supports Medicaid expansion and will be moving forward with it at this time.
- Medicare Advantage Enrollment: Massachusetts currently has 209,257 seniors and people with disabilities enrolled in Medicare Advantage, or about 18% of all Medicare beneficiaries.
NEWS OF NOTE
» Associated Press – Patrick signs health care cost containment bill
» 06.28.12 Remarks on the Affordable Care Act Decision
» Boston Business Journal – The Best Primary Care in Mass, and the Worst: Consumer Reports Weighs In
» Modern Healthcare – Mass. Senate Passes Healthcare Payment Reform
» WSJ – Same State, New Stab at Health Care
» Washington Post – Massachusetts Payment-Reform Bill Would Overhaul How Health-Care Providers are Paid