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Massachusetts State Health Resources

Residents can also refer to a number of resources within Massachusetts:

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Massachusetts Medical Insurance Statistics

Consider the following statistics about health care coverage in Massachusetts:


Total Massachusetts Residents


Total Uninsured Massachusetts Residents


Total Massachusetts HMO enrollment


Avg annual employee premium in Massachusetts employer-sponsored plan (after employer contribution)


Avg Massachusetts hospital cost per inpatient day (before insurance)
Source data according to the Kaiser Family Foundation: Health Insurance Coverage of the Total Population, states (2007-2008), U.S. (2008); Total HMO Enrollment, July 2008; Average Single Premium per Enrolled Employee; For Employer-Based Health Insurance, 2008; Hospital Adjusted Expenses per Inpatient Day, 2007

Frequently asked questions

Since 2006, Massachusetts law requires residents have health insurance coverage. Failure to have health insurance can result in a state tax penalty under Massachusetts law even after the Affordable Care Act's Personal Responsibility Payment was repealed.
In Massachusetts, you can choose from a wide variety of plans through private providers to suit your health insurance needs. Those looking for an ACA health plan can also use the state-run exchange, Massachusetts Health Connector. For most, open enrollment is November 1 to January 23.
Massachusetts residents can expect to pay an average of $183.36 per person* for a major medical individual health insurance plan. Prices will vary and premiums can be lower if you are in good health.
Metal LevelAverage Monthly Premium*
* This is the average price of a plan available from eHealth in Massachusetts, but actual prices available depend on zip code, age, gender, and other factors.  Get a personalized quote to see what may be available for you.