The MassHealth Waiver Extension for State Fiscal Years 2015–2019: Foundation for Coverage, Engine for Innovation
Commonwealth Medicine, Center for Health Law and Economics
Health Economics | Health Law and Policy | Health Policy | Health Services Administration | Health Services Research
This issue brief summarizes the key terms and conditions of the extension of a federal Section 1115 demonstration waiver for MassHealth, the Massachusetts Medicaid program. MassHealth has operated as a “Section 1115 Demonstration Project” since 1997, which has allowed the Commonwealth to experiment with innovative strategies for delivering and financing health care for many of its Medicaid-eligible residents.
Massachusetts, Medicaid, MassHealth, waiver
Seifert, Robert W.; Grenier, Michael G.; and Sullivan, Jean C., "The MassHealth Waiver Extension for State Fiscal Years 2015–2019: Foundation for Coverage, Engine for Innovation" (2015). Commonwealth Medicine Publications. 108.