July 29, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 29, 2016 2:01pm
July 27, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 27, 2016 5:29pm
July 26, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 26, 2016 6:41pm
The head of Connecticut’s Department of Public Health and Sen. Minority Leader Len Fasano, R-North Haven, are questioning the University of Connecticut Health Center’s decision to end pediatric services Oct. 1.
by Jack Kramer | July 26, 2016 3:15pm
At a public hearing Monday on the elimination of the Office of Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities, person after person said it didn’t matter which board represented them as long as it included members who lived with disabilities.
July 21, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 21, 2016 1:32pm
Connecticut joined with 11 other states and the U.S. Department of Justice Thursday in filing a lawsuit to block the proposed merger of insurers Anthem and Cigna. The DOJ also moved to block Aetna Inc.’s planned merger with Humana Inc.
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by Christine Stuart | July 21, 2016 5:29am
State Insurance Commissioner Katharine Wade responded Wednesday to critics who have been calling for her to recuse herself from overseeing the proposed merger of Anthem and Cigna, suggesting they had “grossly mischaracterized” her role in the process.
July 14, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 14, 2016 2:23pm
July 13, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 13, 2016 4:00pm
by Jack Kramer | July 13, 2016 12:00pm
The good news is Connecticut received a B+ grade in the delivery of effective pain management for patients battling a chronic disease such as cancer, according to a new report released Tuesday by leading researchers and patient advocacy groups.
July 11, 2016
by Cara Rosner | July 11, 2016 10:30am
In hospitals across Connecticut and nationwide, workarounds to compensate for medication shortages are daily routines for treating patients - and health experts say it’s not about to change any time soon.