“We have children who come to the emergency room with symptoms and are so sick they end up in ICU.”
The state’s COVID test positivity rate on Tuesday increased to 5.26%.
Some of the mass vaccination sites were supposed to target more vulnerable populations, where the demographics are different.
Some hospital occupancy numbers might seem high as the COVID pandemic continues. But are they?
Would you buy a health plan that covered fewer hospitals and doctors if the premiums were 10 percent less? So-called narrow-network plans haven’t had much traction in Connecticut, but some think that’s likely to change.
Over the objections of unions opposed to a further consolidation of the hospital industry, state health regulators Thursday approved an affiliation agreement that makes Yale New Haven Health Services Corporation the owner of the struggling Lawrence + Memorial Hospital in New London. The approval comes a day after Gov. Dannel P. Malloy modified an executive order imposing a moratorium on hospital consolidations.