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Insurers ranked on payment records

Bay State doctors waited longest for MassHealth funds

By Robert Weisman
Globe Staff / May 28, 2009

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The state government Medicaid plan known as MassHealth, which covers low-income patients who can't afford insurance, was the slowest payer of health claims to Massachusetts doctors last year, averaging 56 days, and denied the highest share of claims, 23.8 percent, according to rankings set to be released today. (Full article: 794 words)

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