Massachusets Dialysis Patient Resources
Patient Support and Financial Resources
National Kidney Foundation of New England
This foundation has a grant to assist patients who have kidney disease or are transplant recipients with a variety of needs.
The Kidney Transplant/Dialysis Association, Inc. (KT/DA)
The KT/DA provides direct financial aid to needy kidney patients and donors in New England.
#1 Network of New England
1952 Whitney Avenue, 2nd Floor
Hamden, CT 06517
MassHealth (Office of Medicaid)
- Adult Programs: provides comprehensive health insurance—or help in paying for private health insurance
- Programs for Children: The Children’s Medical Security Plan (CMSP) is a basic health insurance program offered by the Executive Office of Health and Human Services for Massachusetts children and teens under the age of 19 years.
- Medication Programs: Prescription Advantage Prescription drug insurance plan for Mass seniors and disabled individuals of any age who meet certain guidelines.
Health Reform Status:
Exchange: Massachusetts will run its own state-based health insurance exchange.
Medicaid: The state will expand Medicaid eligibility.