if anyone else finds this info useful, i finally found a list of disproportionate share hospitals in ma...i went to the mass dept of public health website
and opened up the word document called "massachusetts acute hospital financial performance."
here is the list that i found in that document (it is from fiscal year '07 so it there is a small chance it has changed since then?):
" there are 16 disproportionate share hospitals in massachusetts.
the table below shows a listing of disproportionate share hospitals (dshs) in massachusetts:
disproportionate share hospitals
berkshire medical center
boston medical center
cambridge health alliance
cape cod hospital
caritas carney hospital
caritas st. elizabeth's medical center
holyoke medical center
lawrence general hospital
mercy medical center
merrimack valley hospital
quincy medical center
saint anne's hospital
saint vincent hospital
southcoast hospitals group
wing memorial hospital"