October 24, 2014
by Cara Rosner | October 24, 2014 12:49pm
A senior official at the Dallas-based corporation trying to buy community hospitals in Bristol, Vernon, Manchester and Waterbury says privatizing them is the best way to keep them viable, but employee representatives have major concerns about the potential buyouts.
July 7, 2014
by Christine Stuart | July 7, 2014 4:57pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy delivered some good news to the most distressed municipality in the state Monday when he announced that the state planned to spend about $19.2 million in Waterbury buying up properties, renovating old ones, and improving transportation options.
April 21, 2014
by Christine Stuart | April 21, 2014 12:17pm
(Updated 2:41 p.m.) Legislation addressing the burning question of whether for profit entities should be allowed to purchase nonprofit hospitals in the state is still “a work in progress,” Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Friday.
Tags: healthcare, hospitals, conversion, waterbury, Trip Pilgrim, Tenet, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, dh
April 16, 2014
by Christine Stuart | April 16, 2014 5:29am
March 20, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 20, 2014 12:24pm
January 29, 2014
by Christine Stuart | January 29, 2014 6:46pm
December 4, 2013
by Christine Stuart | December 4, 2013 6:30am
Tempers flared at the end of the this year’s legislative session over a bill that would have made it easier for a private, for-profit hospital company to purchase physician practices from a nonprofit hospital that it planned to take over.
December 2, 2013
by Christine Stuart | December 2, 2013 6:16pm
November 18, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 18, 2013 11:26am
Friday was a busy day at the state Department of Consumer Protection — it was the final day to submit applications to become a licensed medical marijuana grower or seller in Connecticut. Of the 42 submitted applications, 39 arrived on Friday, including 16 for grower licenses and 26 to open a dispensary.
Tags: medical marijuana, Thomas Macre, Three-C, Waterbury, Neil O'Leary, growers, dh
October 7, 2013
by Jennifer Alexander | October 7, 2013 7:06pm
Whether it’s in Bridgeport, Bristol, or Brooklyn, budget cuts and teacher layoffs are an unwelcome prospect but sometimes an unavoidable reality. The manner in which school districts choose which teachers to let go is often decided long in advance, during collective bargaining negotiations.