Rural residents want state to reject proposed merger, citing Catholic directives that could limit reproductive, gender-affirming, end-of-life and other services.
Now that Connecticut allows advanced practice clinicians to perform aspiration abortions, some nurses have begun learning the procedure.
The 20.4% average increase is substantially higher than what insurers sought last year for 2022 individual health plans.
Insurers that sell policies on and off Connecticut’s Affordable Care Act exchange asked for an average increase of 20.4% on individual plans.
The public can comment on Connecticut insurers’ proposed individual health plan cost increases, which average 20.4%, at the Hartford meeting.
Providers will begin giving out shots on Monday. The announcement was made as 28 cases have been reported across five counties, all in men.
Programs to treat long COVID symptoms are emerging, and research into the syndrome has begun. Here’s what Connecticut hospitals are doing.
Officials will proceed with the typical public meeting, albeit in a new location, despite William Tong’s ask for a more formal hearing.
The Trinity Health-owned hospital in Stafford joins several other rural CT hospitals in seeking to cut back on maternity and other services.
As the health care industry becomes more concentrated, private practices struggle to compete with big systems. Instead, they’re joining them.
The steep rate increase requests stunned advocates, who fear people will not be able to afford health insurance if they are approved.
The state has awarded just 1.1% of the $34 million budget for the Essential Workers COVID-19 Assistance Program since it launched.
The proposed decision gives hope to those fighting to keep birthing services in their community. But it’s not final yet.
State officials expect demand for the vaccine to tick up when parents start preparing for a new school year.
Xavier Becerra said the Biden administration will use all of its powers to assist abortion providers and their patients.