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Richard Blumenthal, Chris Murphy (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Money For Connecticut in Senate V-A Health Bill

Additional funding for a West Haven veterans program is included in a bipartisan Senate bill aimed at helping veterans who’ve waited a long time to receive medical care.

06/11/2014

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Update Today On Access Health CT Breach

Hartford, Conn.(CBS Connecticut/AP) – Later today, the state’s health care exchange is scheduled to hold a press conference to address a security breach that occurred last week. Access Health CT officials will discuss the breach […]

06/09/2014

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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