CeltiCare Health Plan of Massachusetts to Provide Healthcare to the State's Legal Immigrant Population.BOSTON -- CeltiCare today announced that the Commonwealth has accepted its proposal to manage healthcare services for Aliens with Special Status (AWSS AWSS Agency-Wide Shared Services (US IRS)
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AWSS Area Weapons Scoring System (US Army) ). This population has been enrolled in the Commonwealth Care insurance program (Commonwealth Care) run by the Massachusetts Massachusetts (măsəch`sĭts), most populous of the New England states of the NE United States. Health Connector. The State's budget constraints A Budget Constraint represents the combinations of goods and services that a consumer can purchase given current prices and his income. Consumer theory uses the concepts of a budget constraint and a preference ordering to analyze consumer choices. resulted in recent cutbacks in healthcare coverage for this population. Effective October 1, 2009 through June 30, 2010 CeltiCare will provide these Massachusetts legal immigrants with coverage for health services health services Managed care The benefits covered under a health contract .
"We must maintain our commitment to the promise of health care reform in Massachusetts," said Governor Deval Patrick Deval Laurdine Patrick (born July 31, 1956) is an American politician and the current Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. On November 7, 2006, Patrick became the first African American elected governor of Massachusetts and the second in United States history. . "This innovative solution ensures hard-working individuals and families have access to the care they need."
Richard Lynch, President and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. of CeltiCare said "As we all know, the Commonwealth, like every state, is facing serious fiscal challenges. Working together with key members of our provider network including Caritas Christi Health Care and Partners Health Care we were able to provide coverage for this population. We are very pleased to be working with the Patrick Administration and the Connector Authority on this important program."
CeltiCare began serving Commonwealth Care members on July 1, 2009 and currently serves members in the Boston, Central, Northern, and Southern regions of Massachusetts. CeltiCare will also provide services to Commonwealth Choice members starting January 1, 2010.
About CeltiCare Health Plan of Massachusetts
Founded in 2009, Boston-based CeltiCare Health Plan of Massachusetts is a managed care organization that provides high-quality, cost-effective cost-effective,
n the minimal expenditure of dollars, time, and other elements necessary to achieve the health care result deemed necessary and appropriate. health insurance to Massachusetts residents enrolled in the Commonwealth Care and Commonwealth Choice programs. CeltiCare is committed to helping its members achieve better health outcomes by providing high-quality benefits, services and wellness education. Backed by parent company Celtic Group, Inc., CeltiCare offers a new form of local managed care that is tailored to the needs of Massachusetts' progressive healthcare system.