Cigna To Spend About $52 Billion For Express ScriptsHealth insurer Cigna will spend about $52 billion to acquire the pharmacy benefits manager Express Scripts, the latest in a string of proposed buyouts and tie-ups in a rapidly shifting landscape for the health services industry.
Access Health CT Director On The Move The man who has headed the state's health insurance exchange has announced he is stepping down.
Connecticut Among 16 States Seeing Increased Obamacare EnrollmentSixteen states increased their enrollment from last year, according to AP's analysis. Six of those were carried by Donald Trump in 2016, while 10 went for Hillary Clinton.
Alabama Files Lawsuit Against Connecticut Opioid MakerAlabama filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the manufacturer of OxyContin and other opioids, becoming the latest state seeking to hold drug companies accountable for an addiction epidemic.
Lawmakers Postpone Medicare Fix Until Monday Due To StormConnecticut lawmakers are postponing their plans to fix a program that provides financial assistance to Medicare recipients.
Lawmakers Pushing Ahead With Plans For Medicare Program FixConnecticut lawmakers are expected to push ahead this week with plans to restore funding for a program that helps about 140,000 seniors pay for Medicare expenses.
State Logs First Flu DeathThe state has recorded it's first flu death of the season.
Q&A: $69B Aetna Bid Pushes CVS Deeper Into Consumers' LivesA drugstore chain that used to hawk cigarettes behind the front counter now wants to offer nutrition advice and work with your doctor to keep you healthy.
Medical Group: 953 Vaccines, Tests May Be IneffectiveA Connecticut medical group recommends more than 900 people get second vaccinations or tuberculosis tests because the first vaccines and tests might have been ineffective.
Legislative Panel To Hold Health Care HearingsThe sessions follow the settlement if an impasse between Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield and Hartford HealthCare
Health Insurance Enrollment Fair Planned In FairfieldConnecticut's health insurance marketplace is holding an enrollment fair in Fairfield to sign up consumers looking to secure health insurance for 2018.
Study: CT Would Be Among Biggest Losers In Obamacare RepealThe biggest losers, percentage-wise, would be: New York, Oregon, Connecticut, Vermont and Minnesota. California would be the biggest loser in dollars.