Hartford Business Journal | Health Care & Insurance http://www.HartfordBusiness.com/ Get the latest news about Health Care & Insurance en-us <![CDATA[VentureClash '17 offers $5M investment challenge]]> 2017-03-01T10:20:35
Connecticut Innovations announced Wednesday that it will put up for gr
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<![CDATA[Cigna using game device to screen health]]> 2017-02-28T11:11:06
Bloomfield health insurer Cigna says it became the first firm Tuesday
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<![CDATA[Hospitals say they face hidden, $156M tax hike in Malloy budget]]> 2017-02-27T10:34:03
Connecticut hospitals would pay $156 million more in state taxes over
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<![CDATA[Noll pitches college planning as next major employer benefit]]> 2017-02-27T06:00:00
Pictures of Jeffrey Noll's wife, two sons and a dog adjoin the walls i
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<![CDATA[Doctors push value-based contracts, education]]> 2017-02-27T06:00:00
Hospitals and insurers face plenty of uncertainty as they try to disce
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<![CDATA[Anthem's pursuit of Cigna still in play, but faces huge hurdles]]> 2017-02-27T06:00:00
Anthem's effort to merge with Cigna, which seemed to end with a huge t
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<![CDATA[CT proposes new medical marijuana conditions coverage ]]> 2017-02-23T11:54:20
Consumer Protection Commissioner Jonathan A. Harris is recommending ne
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<![CDATA[Cigna shakes up top leadership team]]> 2017-02-23T11:36:32
Bloomfield-based Cigna Corp. is replacing its chief financial officer,
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<![CDATA[St. Francis adds to electronic health records capabilities]]> 2017-02-22T14:45:16
Four major health systems, including St. Francis Hospital and Medical
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<![CDATA[Holistic health center opens in Farmington]]> 2017-02-22T14:42:04
Healing practitioners are creating a holistic health center in Farming
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<![CDATA[Rate of CT workplace injuries, illnesses exceeds nation's]]> 2017-02-22T14:37:41
More than 36,000 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were report
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2017-02-22T14:37:41 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20170222/NEWS/170229978
<![CDATA[Fewer employers offer health insurance, fewer employees sign up]]> 2017-02-22T14:35:19
The percentage of employers offering health insurance fell to 45.7 per
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<![CDATA[School-level immunization data could be released under proposal]]> 2017-02-22T14:24:03
Wondering how many children at your kid's school aren't vaccinated? If
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2017-02-22T14:24:03 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20170222/NEWS03/170229980
<![CDATA[After failed merger, Aetna moves on $3.3B share repurchase]]> 2017-02-22T10:29:14
Hartford-based health insurer Aetna said Wednesday it will repurchase
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<![CDATA[Insurance coverage mandates would face more analysis under Malloy proposal]]> 2017-02-21T11:01:32
As they do most years, Connecticut legislators are considering a host
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2017-02-21T11:01:32 http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/ARTICLE/20170221/NEWS01/170229993
<![CDATA[Insurance Dept. on target with insurance network adequacy review]]> 2017-02-20T06:00:00
With consumer protection as our primary mission, the Connecticut Insur
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<![CDATA[Hartford could reap $56M from hospital property taxes]]> 2017-02-20T06:00:00
Hartford's three acute-care hospitals would pay approximately $56 mill
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<![CDATA[Capital City's towering imprint drives its economic curator]]> 2017-02-20T06:00:00
Sean M. Fitzpatrick, the city of Hartford director responsible for see
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<![CDATA[Cigna and Anthem trade charges of sabotage]]> 2017-02-18T09:54:34
In a vicious legal battle laid out in court papers unsealed Friday, Ci
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<![CDATA[Ex-state state psychiatrist fined for violating ethics code]]> 2017-02-17T11:44:55
Glastonbury resident Leonard Lev, a former principal psychiatrist at C
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