Top Democratic leaders of the House of Representatives are throwing their support to a $10 surcharge on Connecticut homeowner policies to help residents with foundations crumbling because of an iron sulfide.
Legislation creating a paid family and medical leave insurance program in Connecticut has narrowly cleared a key vote.
Savings Institute Bank & Trust recently welcomed Mary Conti as life insurance and annuity program manager.
A Connecticut woman has been found guilty of abusing disabled patients.
Health care organization Ascension has signed a letter of intent to sell St. Vincent’s Medical Center to Hartford Healthcare.
The Greenwich-based specialty finance company CNH Finance last week announced the expansion of its national commercial health care lending capabilities with the acquisition of Portland, Oregon-based Triumph Healthcare Finance, a division of TBK Bank, SSB, which is a subsidiary of Triumph Bancorp Inc.
Connecticut homeowners said they need additional financial assistance to help with crumbling home foundations that threaten to collapse their houses.
Comptroller Kevin Lembo recently released a letter to CVS Health – the state’s pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) – that questions whether the company’s financial interests motivate decisions to include certain pharmaceuticals on its approved drug list over the interests of those patients covered by the state health plan.
The insurer Cigna will spend about $52 billion to acquire the nation’s biggest pharmacy benefit manager, Express Scripts, the latest in a string of proposed tie-ups as health care’s bill payers attempt to get a grip on rising costs.
Connecticut is considering imposing a state review whenever prescription drug prices rise beyond a certain threshold.
Hartford HealthCare and Tufts Health Plan announced yesterday the creation of a new health plan through the formation of a joint venture, CarePartners of Connecticut Inc. This is the first collaboration of its kind in Connecticut.
Ion Insurance Corp. has acquired an independent Cheshire insurance agency in a transaction that will nearly double its size.
Ion Insurance Corp., a full-service independent insurance brokerage affiliated with Ion Bank, has hired Lisa SanAngelo as vice president and COO.
A man from Richton Park, Illinois, was charged with six counts of wire fraud and one count of aggravated identity theft stemming from a scheme to defraud state unemployment insurance programs in Connecticut and several other states.
Connecticut officials are transferring health care services for prison inmates from UConn Health to the Correction Department amid concerns over prisoner deaths and other problems.
The Connecticut Insurance Department recovered nearly $7 million for policyholders and taxpayers in 2017 by helping individuals, families and employers with their claims and complaints.
Amazon is diving into health care, teaming up with Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway and the New York bank JPMorgan Chase, to create a company that helps their U.S. employees find quality care “at a reasonable cost.”
After a nationwide search, Trinity Health of New England will install a new CEO in the spring. Reginald J. Eadie will be the system’s new president and CEO, beginning on March 26. Eadie will replace Roger Spoelman, who has served as interim president and CEO since Christopher Dadlez stepped down at the end of 2017.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy appointed Victoria Veltri to serve as executive director of the state’s Office of Health Strategy, a new state office created through the consolidation of several existing resources as part of the bipartisan state budget that was adopted in October.
New York City is halting a $9.6 million incentive package offered to Aetna to move its headquarters to the city.
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