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78 Year Old Woman Applying for Connector Care Insurance

Hi all, I have an elderly client who does not have Medicare A or B, has limited income, but has assets (I don’t have details yet).  Can I  apply for non-subsidized insurance for her on the Connector?  Do assets make her ineligible for Connector Care plans?  If she might be eligible for the latter, do […]

MassHealth Extends Postpartum Eligibility

MassHealth extends postpartum eligibility to provide 12 months of continuous postpartum coverage.  As a part of MassHealth’s efforts to address health disparities and advance health equity for our members, effective April 1, 2022, MassHealth has updated its eligibility policies to provide 12 months continuous postpartum coverage for those who qualify. This update is designed to […]

New! System Updates for the Online Application at

Assister Updates Important News for Certified Assisters In Massachusetts March 6, 2022 In this edition: New! System Updates for the Online Application at •             Reminder: Valid Nonimmigrant Visas •             Reminder: Regarding system updates for the Online Application at  •             Reminder: Beginning April 5, 2022, Certified Assisters require an additional security step to sign-in […]

MLRI Immigrant Benefit Training

MLRI: Immigrants & Public BenefitsBasic Public Benefits Advocacy TrainingsLive Webcast April 7 2022, 9:30 am-3 pm This is the link with program description, agenda, faculty & registration information: Here is a flyer:

Updated 3/16 – MLRI 2022 FPL Guidelines

MLRI released their 2022 FPL guidelines. This can be found on the ‘Issue Specific Resources‘ page under ‘Federal Poverty Level (FPL) Guidelines.’ MassHealth updates its income standards with the current year’s poverty level on March 1. The MassHealth 2022 Desk Guide which shows the upper income levels for MassHealth and Medicare Savings Programs as monthly […]