Tag Archives: MassHealth

Agreement Intent

MassHealth Customer Service, Thank you for your response of May 30. It has clarified some of my concerns. To reconfirm my understanding, regarding 408.434(A)(4) – "employ or independently contract with an AFC caregiver.", your answer "The language is meant to give the AFC provider the flexibility to either hire a caregiver as an employee of […]

Volunteer Payment Rates

MassHealth Customer Service, Thank you for your response and your continued patience. Re: your answer, "Please note there was no change to the Level I payment rate to AFC providers.", I am aware that there has not yet been any change to the Level I payment rate. But because Transmittal Letter AFC-11 states: "The regulations […]

AFC Questions

MassHealth Customer Service, I have been reading – MassHealth Transmittal Letter AFC-11, January 2007, To: Adult Foster Care Providers Participating in MassHealth. 1. I was unable to find any reference as to when the regulations will go into effect for Adult Foster Care Caregivers. Will it be soon? 2. Although I do see that 408.404 […]


I would have never imagined that anyone could actually not be allowed to apologize. As I mentioned in my earlier post Complaint, MassHealth's failure to apologize may mean that I have to file a lawsuit against them. This is ironic, because it seems that a main reason for not apologizing is so that the apology […]

HHA services

******** – WMEC, I may be missing something, or maybe the information I'm finding online is incomplete or incorrect. The reason I thought WestMass ElderCare provided (or at least coordinated the arrangements for) Home Health Aide services is because I have seen this information from various sources. For example, this is currently online at the […]