November 20, 2015
by Cara Rosner | November 20, 2015 11:00am
A little more than two weeks into the open enrollment process, Access Health CT officials reported that ConnectiCare plans are so far the most popular with consumers shopping the exchange.
November 13, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 13, 2015 6:27am
November 12, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 12, 2015 4:59pm
Details of Thursday’s budget negotiations between Republicans, Democrats, and the Malloy administration were supposed to remain private, but within a short period of time details of the plans proposed by the Republicans and the Malloy administration were leaked to the CT Mirror.
November 11, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 11, 2015 3:39pm
Half of the nearly two dozen Consumer Operated and Oriented Plans created by the Affordable Care Act have failed and won’t be offering health insurance in 2016. However, the nonprofit insurer created by the Connecticut State Medical Society is still in business.
November 5, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | November 5, 2015 5:30am
A public radio exposé in Ft. Carson, Colorado, has prompted a Connecticut senator to lead the call for a Pentagon investigation into the wrongful discharge of service members with mental health disorders amid evidence of systemic injustice.
November 4, 2015
by Cara Rosner | November 4, 2015 1:00pm
States that have made it illegal for minors to buy electronic cigarettes, like Connecticut, have seen an uptick in the number of adolescents smoking conventional cigarettes, according to Yale researchers.
October 30, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 30, 2015 1:00pm
Parents, grandparents and siblings who are struggling to care for adult family members with severe intellectual and developmental disabilities are asking for the state’s help to plan for the day they will no longer be able to protect and provide for their children.
by Cara Rosner | October 30, 2015 11:15am
Open enrollment for consumers to buy health insurance through the Access Health CT marketplace begins Sunday, and 2016 will bring considerably steeper fines for consumers who lack insurance.
by Sarah Darer Littman | October 30, 2015 8:00am
As of last week, I’m a member of one of the Connecticut’s greatest ironies: the largest municipal legislature in the nation in a town populated by people with deep distrust of anything run by government — the Greenwich Representative Town Meeting.
October 29, 2015
by Cara Rosner | October 29, 2015 11:36am
The vast majority of Connecticut voters are unaware of a new 6 percent provider tax levied on same-day procedures and surgeries performed at ambulatory surgery centers, but most who learn of the tax oppose it, according to a poll released this week.