Hartford Business Journal | Health Care & Insurance http://www.HartfordBusiness.com/ Get the latest news about Health Care & Insurance en-us <![CDATA[Top U.S. Senator asks for insurance merger reviews]]> 2018-08-16T10:33:33
The top Republican on the Senate Judiciary Committee this week urged t
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<![CDATA[CT to receive $10M grant for substance abuse, mental health response]]> 2018-08-15T14:01:27
The state will receive a $10 million federal grant to support more tha
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<![CDATA[Windsor's Vantis Life CEO Tedone retiring]]> 2018-08-15T11:48:52
Windsor's Vantis Life Insurance Co. announced Wednesday CEO Peter Tedo
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<![CDATA[After 10 years, Masonicare, St. Francis go separate ways on home care]]> 2018-08-15T10:46:24
Citing shifting competitive interests, two prominent Greater Hartford
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<![CDATA[What you need to know for Tuesday's CT primary]]> 2018-08-14T10:39:32
Polls are open in Connecticut Tuesday until 8 p.m. as Democrats and Re
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<![CDATA[Icahn abandons effort to kill Cigna's Express Scripts deal]]> 2018-08-14T06:00:00
Carl Icahn has given up on his attempt to sabotage Cigna's takeover of
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<![CDATA[Big Cigna backer touts Express Scripts deal]]> 2018-08-10T11:28:12
An investment group with a major stake in Bloomfield health insurer Ci
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<![CDATA[Blumenthal urges Wade to ban or restrict short-term health plans]]> 2018-08-08T14:38:50
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal has called on Connecticut's insurance com
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<![CDATA[CVS' 2Q net turns red on Ohio acquisition]]> 2018-08-08T14:35:28
CVS Health, which plans to acquire Hartford health insurer Aetna for a
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<![CDATA[Hartford nonprofit launches mobile pharmacy ]]> 2018-08-08T14:33:25
Hartford support nonprofit Community Renewal Team (CRT) says it has pa
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<![CDATA[Bristol Hospital marks ambulatory center construction milestone ]]> 2018-08-08T14:27:51
Bristol Hospital is commemorating a construction milestone of its new
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<![CDATA[Prudential, U.K. insurer ink $1.4B pension "de-risking" contract]]> 2018-08-08T11:39:10
Prudential's retirement division, which is headquartered in downtown H
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<![CDATA[Travelers CFO Benet to step down]]> 2018-08-08T10:23:01
Travelers Chief Financial Officer Jay S.Benet will step down next mont
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<![CDATA[Cigna board slams investor's opposition to Express Scripts merger]]> 2018-08-08T09:33:02
A war of words has ensued between Cigna's board of directors and activ
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<![CDATA[Citing 'ridiculous' valuation, Icahn opposes Cigna-Express Scripts deal]]> 2018-08-07T10:55:42
Activist shareholder Carl Icahn is publicly opposing Cigna's proposed
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<![CDATA[Plainville med-office sold at $5.5M]]> 2018-08-03T11:45:37
A medical-office building that is one of a cluster of healthcare-focus
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<![CDATA[Azitra wins $225K grant to study skin ailment]]> 2018-08-03T11:27:35
Farmington's Azitra says it won a $225,000 federal research grant to f
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<![CDATA[Cigna silent on activist investor Icahn's deal threat]]> 2018-08-02T12:03:40
Bloomfield health insurer Cigna held a conference call with investors
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<![CDATA[CT Children's Med. Center to purchase Shelton concussion clinic]]> 2018-08-02T11:01:07
Connecticut Children's Medical Center on Thursday announced plans to a
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<![CDATA[Aetna's 2Q net slightly higher on tax relief, lower benefit costs]]> 2018-08-02T10:21:37
Hartford health insurer Aetna on Thursday reported a slight uptick in
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