Hartford Business Journal | Health Care & Insurance http://www.HartfordBusiness.com/ Get the latest news about Health Care & Insurance en-us <![CDATA[Cigna expands cancer-screening coverage]]> 2016-08-24T13:36:58
Bloomfield insurer Cigna said Tuesday it has revised its medical cover
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2016-08-24T13:36:58 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160824/NEWS01/160829974
<![CDATA[Farmington's Ovation Benefits renamed OneDigital]]> 2016-08-23T09:44:49
Atlanta-based Digital Benefit Advisors has recast its Ovation Benefits
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2016-08-23T09:44:49 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160823/NEWS01/160829987
<![CDATA[CT hospitals received $24.4M from Medicare settlement]]> 2016-08-23T08:25:56
The majority of the state's hospitals received money last year f
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2016-08-23T08:25:56 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160823/NEWS01/160829988 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/storyimage/HB/20160823/NEWS01/160829988/AR/0/AR-160829988.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[Doherty finds growing niche in Hartford's insurance ecosystem]]> 2016-08-22T06:00:00
Lisa Doherty's approach to her insurance business: Work hard, do thing
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2016-08-22T06:00:00 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160822/PRINTEDITION/308189910 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/storyimage/HB/20160822/PRINTEDITION/308189910/AR/0/AR-308189910.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[CTL taps growing community-care demand]]> 2016-08-22T06:00:00
For Andy Tran and Jeff Farmer, a chance encounter at Farmington's West
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2016-08-22T06:00:00 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160822/PRINTEDITION/308189911 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/storyimage/HB/20160822/PRINTEDITION/308189911/AR/0/AR-308189911.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[Farmington startup seeks mechanical solution to dry mouth]]> 2016-08-22T06:00:00
Hartford Business Journal's Series on Connecticut's bioscience industr
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2016-08-22T06:00:00 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160822/PRINTEDITION/308189914 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/storyimage/HB/20160822/PRINTEDITION/308189914/AR/0/AR-308189914.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[Travelers exec. chairman Jay Fishman dies of ALS]]> 2016-08-19T20:04:06
Jay S. Fishman, the longtime former CEO and executive chairman of the
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2016-08-19T20:04:06 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160819/NEWS01/160819890 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/storyimage/HB/20160819/NEWS01/160819890/AR/0/AR-160819890.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[HHS awards CT $1.8M to improve health center quality]]> 2016-08-18T14:33:32
Connecticut is receiving more than $1.8 million to improve health cent
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2016-08-18T14:33:32 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160818/NEWS01/160819900
<![CDATA[Mileage impact on premiums negligible in CT, data shows]]> 2016-08-18T14:29:25
Paying a higher premium based on the distance a commuter drives can af
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2016-08-18T14:29:25 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160818/NEWS01/160819901
<![CDATA[Wheeler receives $1.9M gift, ranking among its largest ever]]> 2016-08-17T14:31:04
Plainville-based Wheeler Clinic, which provides primary and behavioral
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2016-08-17T14:31:04 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160817/NEWS/160819922
<![CDATA[Amedisys founder dies in Louisiana floods]]> 2016-08-17T14:27:46
The founder of Amedisys, one of the country's largest home health and
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2016-08-17T14:27:46 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160817/NEWS/160819923
<![CDATA[UConn Med School's new curriculum reflects changes in health care]]> 2016-08-17T14:24:06
The UConn School of Medicine is launching a new curriculum for the new
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2016-08-17T14:24:06 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160817/NEWS/160819924
<![CDATA[Walgreens, Norwalk firm launch medicine adherence software program]]> 2016-08-17T14:20:30
Walgreens is using a Norwalk company's software platform to help motiv
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2016-08-17T14:20:30 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160817/NEWS/160819925
<![CDATA[Survey: Large employers expect to hold healthcare cost hikes to 6 percent in 2017]]> 2016-08-17T14:18:18
Overall healthcare benefit cost increases at large U.S. employers are
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2016-08-17T14:18:18 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160817/NEWS/160819926
<![CDATA[Mold, fungus forced cancer center shutdowns in Enfield]]> 2016-08-17T09:37:02
Persistent mold and fungus in a Johnson Memorial Hospital cancer infus
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2016-08-17T09:37:02 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160817/NEWS01/160819942
<![CDATA[Aetna to reduce participation in 2017 Obamacare exchanges]]> 2016-08-16T10:29:04
Hartford health insurer Aetna Inc. will reduce its participation next
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2016-08-16T10:29:04 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160816/NEWS01/160819949
<![CDATA[Hebrew HealthCare files Chapter 11]]> 2016-08-15T11:52:50
Hebrew HealthCare has filed for bankruptcy reorganization and assigned
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2016-08-15T11:52:50 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160815/NEWS01/160819952
<![CDATA[Anthem-Cigna trial to conclude by early 2017]]> 2016-08-15T11:01:39
A federal judge on Friday ruled that the U.S. Department of Justice's
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2016-08-15T11:01:39 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160815/NEWS01/160819953
<![CDATA[Many docs wary of Medicare reimbursement shift]]> 2016-08-15T06:00:00
MACRA almost spells macrame, which is ironic given that the acronym fo
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2016-08-15T06:00:00 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160815/PRINTEDITION/308129959 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/storyimage/HB/20160815/PRINTEDITION/308129959/AR/0/AR-308129959.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[Greater Hartford cancer care moves toward performance-based model]]> 2016-08-15T06:00:00
Q&A talks about a new Medicare cancer-care pilot program with Tracy Ki
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2016-08-15T06:00:00 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20160815/PRINTEDITION/308129960 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/storyimage/HB/20160815/PRINTEDITION/308129960/AR/0/AR-308129960.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72