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.
The patient is a resident of New Haven County who is isolating at home. State officials said the risk to the public is low.
With a growing number of people getting long COVID, treatment programs have launched in CT and elsewhere to help people manage the symptoms.
RAND study says extending HUSKY health coverage to all CT undocumented residents would put health care within reach for 21,000 more people.
The declaration means CT will continue to receive an extra $34 million through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program every month.
As some states ban abortion, Connecticut is strengthening legal protections for abortion seekers from other states, as well as providers.
Young people expressed dismay Friday at the erasure of the constitutional right to abortion, and fear for the future of this country.
The Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade led immediately to abortion bans in nine states, but abortion remains legal in CT.
Within minutes of the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade, the Democratic political establishment in Connecticut reacted with fury.