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Waterbury Hospital (Courtesy hospital website)

Waterbury Hospital Reaches Contract Deal With Nurses

Nurses at Waterbury Hospital have approved a new contract after 15 months of negotiations.

06/05/2014

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Hartford HealthCare Announces Job Cuts

Hartford HealthCare, a statewide health system that includes Hartford Hospital, and the Hospital of Central Connecticut is announcing job cuts.

06/02/2014

Griffin Hospital

Hospital Warns Of Possibly Tainted Insulin Pens

Griffin Hospital in Derby says it has found that insulin pens ordered for patients from late 2008 through this month may have been tainted.

05/16/2014

Access Health site in Spanish

Health Data: Older State Residents Got Health Plans

Newly released data show the majority of Connecticut residents who signed up for private health insurance plans through the state’s exchange are 35 years and older.

05/01/2014

state house

APRN Bill Headed to Governor

A bill that allows certain advanced practice registered nurses, also known as APRNs, to practice independently is moving to Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s desk.

04/28/2014

Mission of Mercy (Courtesy Dan Tapper)

Dental Clinic Closes Doors After Filling Up

An annual free dental clinic has closed its doors after treating about 2,300 patients in Connecticut.

04/26/2014

Mission of Mercy (Courtesy Dan Tapper)

Thousands Line Up For Free Dental Care

Volunteers from the Connecticut Mission of Mercy dental clinic are helping thousands who otherwise would not have access to dental care.

04/25/2014

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CBIA Health Connections To Offer Harvard Pilgrim

A Massachusetts-based not-for-profit health plan is moving into Connecticut this summer.

04/22/2014

Access Health site in Spanish

Access Health CT Enrolls 208,301

Connecticut’s health insurance exchange says it enrolled 208,301 individuals in health plans during the first open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act, more than double the original goal of 100,000.

04/17/2014

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