Hartford Business Journal | Health Care & Insurance http://www.HartfordBusiness.com/ Get the latest news about Health Care & Insurance en-us <![CDATA[Report: CT's coastal homeowner insurance market healthy]]> 2017-01-13T08:45:50
The coastal homeowner insurance market in Connecticut is healthy, desp
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<![CDATA[ConnectiCare CEO Wise to depart]]> 2017-01-12T17:03:57
Michael Wise, CEO of Farmington-based health insurer ConnectiCare, is
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<![CDATA[Meriden vaccine maker progresses with Zika vaccine]]> 2017-01-12T11:32:05
The Meriden-based maker of the Flublok influenza vaccine announced Thu
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<![CDATA[CT home care provider settles fraud claim for $5.25M]]> 2017-01-12T10:38:11
A Connecticut home-health agency with Hartford area operations must pa
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<![CDATA[Mobile app guides patients, visitors through new Stamford Hospital]]> 2017-01-11T13:27:21
Stamford Health said Tuesday that its Stamford Health Find My Way appl
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<![CDATA[How can states tackle rising medication prices?]]> 2017-01-11T12:34:38
States have a range of options when it comes to tackling rising prescr
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<![CDATA[Cigna expects Medicare Advantage decline of 50,000 customers]]> 2017-01-10T11:57:34
Bloomfield-based Cigna Corp. said it expects to add 300,000 to 500,000
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<![CDATA[DCP's Doolittle nominated as health care advocate]]> 2017-01-10T10:47:20
West Hartford lawyer Ted Doolittle has been nominated by Gov. Dannel P
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<![CDATA[Optum, surgical affiliate to combine for $2.3B]]> 2017-01-09T11:19:10
UnitedHealth Group's health services company Optum, which has a presen
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<![CDATA[Susan G. Komen regional affiliates to merge]]> 2017-01-09T11:04:18
Susan G. Komen Southern New England and Susan G. Komen Vermont-New Ham
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2017-01-09T11:04:18 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20170109/NEWS01/170109922
<![CDATA[Hartford's New Bone & Joint Institute officially opens today]]> 2017-01-09T11:00:11
Hartford HealthCare opened its all-new $150-million Bone & Joint Insti
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<![CDATA[Alexion seeks to market drug for neuromuscular disease]]> 2017-01-09T10:24:05
New Haven-based Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. is applying to U.S. and E
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<![CDATA[The Obamacare debate isn't over]]> 2017-01-09T06:00:00
The question of whether Republicans should repeal Obamacare appears se
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<![CDATA[Insurers, docs focus on fighting opioid epidemic]]> 2017-01-09T06:00:00
Bloomfield insurer Cigna hopes its latest assault on the opioid epidem
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<![CDATA[Insurers: Repeal of ACA should go slowly, keep subsidies awhile]]> 2017-01-09T06:00:00
As Republicans in Congress begin work on a repeal of the Affordable Ca
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<![CDATA[Alexion antibody wins FDA orphan drug status]]> 2017-01-06T09:33:06
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has designated as an orphan drug
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<![CDATA[UnitedHealthcare looking to hire 50 claims appeals workers]]> 2017-01-05T14:24:52
Between Jan. 9 and Feb. 23, UnitedHealthcare is planning to hire 50 fu
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<![CDATA[What 'repeal-replace' could mean for your employer health plan]]> 2017-01-05T10:05:32
If you're like most Connecticut residents and get your health insuranc
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2017-01-05T10:05:32 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20170105/NEWS01/170109954
<![CDATA[Alexion reports mixed results of internal drug sales probe]]> 2017-01-05T09:46:39
New Haven-based Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s internal investigation
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<![CDATA[Mega-merger sweeps up 3 CT insurance brokerages]]> 2017-01-05T09:23:17
In a first-ever merger of its size, three Connecticut firms have joine
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2017-01-05T09:23:17 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20170105/NEWS/170109958