March 20, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 20, 2017 12:00pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. — With a possible House vote this week on Republican’s plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, Connecticut’s Medicaid providers, advocates, and consumers are making a last-ditch effort to call for changes to the American Health Care Act.
March 17, 2017
by Jack Kramer | March 17, 2017 11:30am
WEST HAVEN, CT — U.S. Sens Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal are co-sponsors of new legislation that would place a fee on opioid ingredients to fund expansion of substance abuse treatment.
March 16, 2017
by Jack Kramer | March 16, 2017 4:00pm
WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy Thursday called on President Donald Trump, House Speaker Paul Ryan and other Republicans to “abandon the trainwreck of their health care bill” and instead work with Democrats to fix flaws in the Affordable Care Act.
March 9, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 9, 2017 6:30am
Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and members of Connecticut’s Congressional delegation are criticizing a Republican proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act with the American Health Care Act.
March 6, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 6, 2017 6:30am
HARTFORD, CT — When they passed legislation last year, lawmakers thought that insurance companies would be responsible for covering the cost of 3D mammography, also known as tomosynthesis.
March 2, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 2, 2017 4:52pm
HARTFORD, CT — The president of one of the largest taxi cab companies in Connecticut told the legislature’s Insurance and Real Estate Committee Thursday that the taxi industry “is very near extinction.”
by Christine Stuart | March 2, 2017 3:03pm
HARTFORD, CT—Technology is great when it comes to the practice of medicine, but a group of eye doctors is warning that new phone and online applications can’t deliver on their promise to examine the eye.
by Diane Bartz, Reuters | March 2, 2017 1:00pm
March 1, 2017
by Jack Kramer | March 1, 2017 6:30am
WASHINGTON — Two experts on relations between presidents and Congress gave Republican President Donald Trump good grades for his first speech Tuesday, and both agreed Democrats made the night tense.
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February 28, 2017
by Christine Stuart | February 28, 2017 6:30am