Individuals can find doctors who accept MassHealth on ZocDoc.com. On the home page, select MassHealth in the Who Participates In list, and click the Find a Doctor button. Individuals can also specify a medical specialty and city if they wish, notes ZocDoc.
The state of Massachusetts combines Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program to form MassHealth, which allows qualified members to get medical services and prescription drugs. This health care program offers six different coverage types, according to the Department of Health and Human Services of Massachusetts. Individuals can apply for MassHealth online, by mail, by fax, by telephone or in person.
In addition, MassHealth manages other health insurance programs, including the Insurance Partnership for small businesses, Healthy Start, the Children's Medical Security Plan, as well as the Special Kids/Special Care Pilot Program, which it cosponsors with the Department of Social Services.