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ACA risk adjustment program forces Mass. insurers to pay millions

Massachusetts' state Connector Authority notified 16 health insurance companies this week of changes affecting them as a result of the new payments and charges under the Affordable Care Act's risk adjustment program. 

Global payments aren't saving money in Massachusetts

Massachusetts has been leading the charge to contain healthcare costs, but a new report finds that its efforts thus far aren't successful. Attorney General Martha Coakley conducted a yearlong review

Massachusetts insurers leading charge to control provider payments

Massachusetts health insurers are preparing a comprehensive attack to rein in payments to the state's hospitals and physician groups--even at the risk of some providers leaving their networks,

DOJ investigating Partners HealthCare System for potential antitrust violations

The Department of Justice (DOJ) is conducting a civil investigation of Partners HealthCare System Inc., a regional hospital and physician network founded in 1994 by Boston-based Brigham and Women's