- The Department of Revenue is responsible for the administration of the tax, child support, municipal finance and health insurance laws of the Commonwealth.
The Massachusetts Health Policy Commission (HPC) is an independent state agency that develops policy to reduce health care cost growth and improve the quality of patient care. The HPC's mission is to advance a more transparent, accountable, and innovative health care system through its independent policy leadership and investment programs. The HPC’s goal is better health and better care at a lower cost across the Commonwealth.
The HPC’s main responsibilities include monitoring the performance of the health care system; analyzing the impact of health care market transactions on cost, quality, and access; setting the health care cost growth benchmark; and investing in community health care delivery and innovations.