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Welcome to MassHealth! 

In Massachusetts, Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) are combined into one program called MassHealth. Use this website to learn about the MassHealth health plans and choose the best health plans for you and your family.

In MassHealth, you choose a health plan and primary care provider (PCP) for each family member, unless you meet certain exceptions. A health plan is a group of doctors, hospitals, and other health care providers. They work together to meet your health care needs. To learn about the health plans you can choose, go to Choosing a health plan.

Your PCP is your doctor or other provider who gives you most of your regular health care. You can change your PCP at any time. To find out about PCPs, go to Choosing a primary care provider.

After you enroll, you can change your health plan at certain times. To learn more, go to Changing your health plan

Once you join a health plan, you can start getting health benefits and services. To learn more, go to Getting Care after you enroll.

To learn more and follow the 3 steps to choosing a health plan, go to Compare.