MassHealth

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One Care Ombudsman – Helping People with MassHealth and Medicare

March 14, 2015 If you or someone you know has MassHealth and Medicare, here is some important information you should know about. There is a free program which you are eligible for and you probably […]

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Officials: Health Care Website Working As Hoped

The revamped Massachusetts Health Insurance Exchange website has attracted more than 334,000 visitors in its first full week.

11/24/2014

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Massachusetts To Cover Gender Identity Treatment

The Patrick administration is seeking to extend health care coverage for medically necessary treatment for gender identity or gender dysphoria including hormone therapy and gender-reassignment surgery.

06/20/2014

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I-Team: Dentist Accused Of Billing State For Procedures Never Performed

In recent years, the I-Team discovered not all of the MassHealth claims went to care for needy patients.

02/03/2014

Leevon Toppi and nurse Julie Frascarelli. (WBZ-TV photo)

I-Team: Family Nurse Ordered To Return More Than $10,000 For Not Renewing License On Time

A nurse who cares for a disabled child is facing a severe punishment for what she calls a simple mistake.

10/02/2013

Kathie and Katie Slowe

Local Student Forced To Choose Between College And Health Care

A Chelmsford college student, who is also a diabetic, says she has been forced to choose between education and health care.

07/25/2012

Frank Basile has won more than $300,000 in the Mass. Lottery

Mass. Lottery Winners Accused Of Welfare Fraud

Investigators say at least two big time lottery winners are bilking the state out of thousands in public benefits.

05/31/2012

Martha Coakley

Coakley: Medicaid Fraud Schemes Cost $10 Million

Attorney General Martha Coakley announced indictments Friday against 10 people linked to a series of Medicaid fraud schemes that investigators allege cheated taxpayers out of nearly $10 million.

09/30/2011

Dr. Punyamurtula Kishore in Malden District Court, Sept. 21, 2011.

Brookline Doctor Charged In Huge Medicaid Fraud Case

A local doctor charged with Medicaid fraud was ordered held on $150,000 bail Wednesday.

09/21/2011

Massachusetts State House in Boston (credit: AP)

Mass. House Passes $30 Billion Budget That Slashes Medicaid Funding

The Massachusetts House has approved a $30.4 billion spending plan for the fiscal year that begins July 1.

04/28/2011

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