July 30, 2015
by Kate McEvoy | July 30, 2015 10:00pm
by John Brady and Lisa D’Abrosca | July 30, 2015 7:00am
Today is the 50th anniversary of one of our nation’s most successful efforts to lift people out of poverty with the signing of the law creating Medicare. As caregivers, we know firsthand the difference this signature program from President Lyndon B. Johnson’s “Great Society” has made in the lives of older Americans.
Tags: Medicare, anniversary, AFT Connecticut, nurses
July 27, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 27, 2015 4:00pm
July 23, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 23, 2015 5:30am
July 22, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | July 22, 2015 5:30am
Data released Tuesday by one of the nation’s leading children’s charities reveals that economic recovery is lagging among the lowest income families and, especially in Connecticut, has left behind a disproportionate number of minority children.
July 21, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | July 21, 2015 4:06pm
July 16, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 16, 2015 4:08pm
A day after Lawrence & Memorial Hospital announced it was joining the Yale New Haven Healthcare Corporation, Day Kimball Healthcare and Hartford Healthcare announced they were exploring a “strategic partnership that could lead to a formal affiliation.”
July 9, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 9, 2015 2:53pm
A bill touted by House Speaker Brendan Sharkey that would put student housing and new medical facilities acquired by large hospital networks on the tax rolls for the first time was one of the many concepts buried in a special session budget bill last week.
July 8, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | July 8, 2015 12:00pm
July 7, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | July 7, 2015 11:53am
Two years after Connecticut banned the use of tanning devices for all minors under the age of 17, U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro is pushing to increase the age limit by one year and calling for a national ban.