The following is a list of notices, by date of publication, about proposed MassHealth regulations. Click on a link to view the corresponding full notice and proposed regulations.

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The date published is the date the notice appeared in the newspaper and marks the beginning of the 21-day public-comment period, pursuant to M.G.L. c. 30A, s. 3.

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-Notice of Proposed Regulations
-Notice of Public Hearings

Notice of Proposed Regulations 

Published on October 21, 2013

130 CMR 410.000: Acute Outpatient Hospital and Chronic Rehabilitation Hospital Services

Published on October 7, 2016

130 CMR 407.000: Transportation Services

130 CMR 425.000: Psychiatric Inpatient Hospital

Published on September 16, 2016

130 CMR 402.000: Vision Services

Published on August 18, 2016

130 CMR 450.000:  Administrative and Billing Regulations

Published on July 1, 2016

130 CMR 450.000:  All Provider

Published on June 24, 2016

130 CMR 418.000:  Substance Use Disorder

Published on June 17, 2016

130 CMR 434.000:  Psychiatric Hospital Outpatient Services

130 CMR 630.000:  Home- And Community-Based Services Waiver Services

Published on June 10, 2016

130 CMR 431.000:  Independent Diagnostic Testing Facilities

Notice of Public Hearings 

Published on July 20, 2016

130 CMR 450.000: Administrative and Billing Regulations and 130 CMR 508.000: MassHealth Managed Care Regulations

Published on July 12, 2016

130 CMR 519.000: MassHealth Coverage Types

Published on May 6, 2016

Brief Description

101 CMR 331.00:  Prescribed Drugs; and 130 CMR 406.000:  Pharmacy Services, the repeal of 114.3 CMR 31.00:  Prescribed Drugs, and conforming amendments to 130 CMR 405.000:  Community Health Center Services; 130 CMR 410.000:  Acute Outpatient Hospitals; 130 CMR 424.000:  Podiatrist Services; and 130 CMR 433.000: Physician Services

  • implement new policies to prevent fraud, waste, and abuse;
  • facilitate implementation of a brand name preferred program described fully in amendments to prescribed drugs pricing regulations at 101 CMR 331.00;
  • implement changes to the MassHealth Drug List;
  • correct, update or eliminate information about existing policies; and
  • simplify the MassHealth regulatory scheme.


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