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A former Connecticut Department of Health (DPH) staffer is returning t
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<![CDATA[Andrew Mais named insurance commissioner]]> 2019-02-22T14:35:07
Andrew N. Mais, an insurance industry regulatory specialist at Deloitt
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<![CDATA[CT lawmakers split over Medicare for all]]> 2019-02-22T11:39:43
While Sen. Bernie Sanders has made "Medicare for All" a ma
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<![CDATA[Middlesex Hospital adds operating rooms]]> 2019-02-20T15:28:32
Middlesex Hospital in Middletown has expanded its surgical capacity wi
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<![CDATA[Hospitals decry proposed tax shift]]> 2019-02-20T14:49:29
The relationship between Gov. Ned Lamont and the state's hospital sect
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<![CDATA[CVS' 4Q revenue hike offset by struggling long-term care unit]]> 2019-02-20T10:44:48
CVS Health, which recently acquired Hartford health insurer Aetna, on
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<![CDATA[CT's window to rake in big bucks from pot could be closing]]> 2019-02-19T09:46:12
Proponents of legalizing recreational marijuana estimate Connecticut c
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<![CDATA[Justice Department backs CVS-Aetna buyout in latest filing]]> 2019-02-18T11:44:10
The Justice Department is standing by its defense of CVS Health'
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<![CDATA[CT's bioscience sector has a new strategic plan that industry boosters say could add 6,000 new jobs over the next decade]]> 2019-02-18T06:00:00
The state's bioscience sector has developed a new strategic plan that
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<![CDATA[Derrick Gibbs | CEO, Change Incorporated]]> 2019-02-18T06:00:00
Derrick Gibbs once considered becoming a nurse, but he ended up runnin
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<![CDATA[This is the CVS of the future]]> 2019-02-16T07:25:01
This is what it looks like when a drug store chain and a health insure
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<![CDATA[Progressives ready to battle Connecticut's rich over taxes]]> 2019-02-15T06:00:00
A major liberal block in the House of Representatives unveiled a serie
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<![CDATA[A new push for a public option in CT]]> 2019-02-14T11:37:25
The ambitious co-chairs of the legislature's Insurance and Real Estate
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<![CDATA[Lamont hopes spending cap will protect CT's piggy bank]]> 2019-02-14T06:00:00
Gov. Ned Lamont is urging lawmakers not to crack open Connecticut's pi
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<![CDATA[Report: CT health spending above average]]> 2019-02-13T14:45:16
Per-person expenditures on medical and pharmacy claims in Connecticut
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<![CDATA[Middlesex Health ups minimum wage to $15 ]]> 2019-02-13T14:22:11
Middlesex Health isn't waiting for the state to raise its minimum hour
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<![CDATA[Pitched battle over bill to prohibit 'deceptive advertising' at faith-based pregnancy centers]]> 2019-02-13T13:31:23
A bill that would prohibit "deceptive practices" at faith-
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<![CDATA[Hartford's Nassau Re adds another credit unit]]> 2019-02-13T10:33:01
Hartford insurer Nassau Re says it's launched another private credit u
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<![CDATA[Senate Dems offer nursing home staffing bill]]> 2019-02-08T06:00:00
Senate Democrats unveiled a proposal Thursday to encourage nursing hom
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<![CDATA[Hospital tax poses huge challenge for first Lamont budget]]> 2019-02-06T14:37:39
One of the more difficult items on Gov. Ned Lamont's initial to-
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