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Decline is seen in use of free care

State health law having an effect

By Alice Dembner
Globe Staff / March 3, 2008

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In one sign that Massachusetts' healthcare initiative is succeeding, use of the "free care pool" dropped by about 16 percent in the program's first year, as the state insured 200,000 low-income residents, according to new state figures. (Full article: 933 words)

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