- Opioid Letter: updated opioid high-dose limits (2016)
- Opioid Letter: opioid high-dose limits (2014)
The changes in this letter dated December 2013 have been delayed to be effective for dates of service beginning April 28, 2014.
- Pain Initiative
Click this link to view MassHealth requirements for prior authorization for opioids and analgesics, along with the opioid therapy algorithm.
MassHealth Controlled Substances Management Program (CSMP)
MassHealth Controlled Substances Management Program
MassHealth has established a Controlled Substances Management Program for MassHealth members who use excessive quantities of prescribed drugs.
- CSMP Q&A for Members
Frequently asked questions for members.
- CSMP Q&A for Providers
Frequently asked questions for prescribers.