Hartford Business Journal | Health Care & Insurance http://www.HartfordBusiness.com/ Get the latest news about Health Care & Insurance en-us <![CDATA[AMA asks regulators to oppose $69B CVS-Aetna merger]]> 2018-06-20T14:58:15
The country's largest physician organization is asking government regu
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<![CDATA[Murphy blames higher health insurance costs on Trump]]> 2018-06-20T14:52:11
U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., said Monday that the continuing attac
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<![CDATA[Aetna study: Women have greater yearning for mental, physical wellbeing]]> 2018-06-20T14:49:23
A health study commissioned by Aetna found a majority of adults say th
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<![CDATA[Mass. sues Stamford's Purdue Pharma for misleading opioid buyers]]> 2018-06-13T15:06:56
Massachusetts has filed a lawsuit against Stamford-based Purdue Pharma
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<![CDATA[As opioid deaths soar, Esty backs bill that pays for more medical examiners]]> 2018-06-13T14:28:16
As the number of Connecticut residents dying from opioid overdoses soa
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<![CDATA[CT malpractice payments rise]]> 2018-06-13T14:21:31
Fresh data from the Connecticut Insurance Department shows that insure
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<![CDATA[Citing inappropriate behavior, Harvard Pilgrim CEO resigns suddenly]]> 2018-06-12T13:36:12
Harvard Pilgrim President and CEO Eric Schultz resigned suddenly on Tu
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<![CDATA[Shifting habits, technology, stagnant economy diminish CT's financial-services jobs]]> 2018-06-11T06:00:00
Shifting consumer habits, technology and a stagnant state economy are
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<![CDATA[Longtime U.S. Pain Foundation leader resigns]]> 2018-06-11T06:00:00
A Middletown-based foundation that advocates across the country for th
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<![CDATA[XL Group acquired for $15.3B]]> 2018-06-07T10:00:05
XL Group, which has a major presence in Hartford and Stamford, has agr
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<![CDATA[Report: CT skin cancer rate 2nd highest in U.S.]]> 2018-06-06T15:05:45
Connecticut residents were diagnosed with skin cancer at the second hi
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<![CDATA[Norwalk Hospital emergency unit reduces opioid orders by 45%]]> 2018-06-06T13:41:19
Connecticut's recent success in reducing opioid prescriptions last yea
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<![CDATA[Report: CT insurers dominant in consolidating U.S. disability market]]> 2018-05-30T13:58:01
Several insurance companies with headquarters or major operations in C
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<![CDATA[CT: Opioid prescriptions in '17 down 14%]]> 2018-05-30T13:45:15
State officials say the fight against Connecticut's opioid crisis scor
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<![CDATA[Western CT Health Network aligns with urgent care provider]]> 2018-05-30T13:41:19
American Family Care and the Western Connecticut Medical Group (WCMG)
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2018-05-30T13:41:19 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20180530/NEWS01/180539988
<![CDATA[Gov. Malloy inks two health care bills]]> 2018-05-30T13:30:00
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed two health care bills into law, inclu
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2018-05-30T13:30:00 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20180530/NEWS01/180539990
<![CDATA[Already deep in debt, Connecticut struggles with extremes of wealth and income]]> 2018-05-29T10:12:53
Even within a nation racing dangerously toward unprecedented levels of
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<![CDATA[401(k) plans shouldn't intimidate small businesses]]> 2018-05-28T06:00:00
As most are aware, Fortune 500 companies and other larger businesses t
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<![CDATA[CT regulator assesses The Hartford's $2.7B run-off sale]]> 2018-05-25T11:08:37
A Connecticut Department of Insurance hearing officer overseeing the a
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<![CDATA[Yale health eyes $19.7M primary care move]]> 2018-05-23T14:00:32
Yale New Haven Health, with help from a new consortium, is proposing t
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