Connecticut hospitals are strong supporters of increasing access to coverage through federal healthcare reform. Hospitals and their affiliated physician organizations are finalizing agreements with insurance plans offered through Access Health CT, the state’s health insurance exchange.
All CHA member hospitals will be participating in the health insurance marketplace, with a large majority participating with all three health insurance plans provided through Access Health CT. Connecticut hospitals are committed to giving patients the greatest opportunity to receive covered care anywhere in the state.
Read more about how healthcare reform helps Connecticut residents.
Medicare Testing Payment Options That Could End Observation Care Penalties
Washington Post - Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Tenet to commit about $535M to acquire CT hospitals
Hartford Business Journal - Wednesday, July 23, 2014
New England Journal of Medicine report: 10 million newly insured
Politico - Wednesday, July 23, 2014
St. Vincent’s hosts service for those lost to cancer
CTNews.com - Thursday, July 24, 2014
CHA Takes Home National Quality Award
|On July 20, Jennifer Jackson, President and CEO of CHA, accepted the Dick Davidson Quality Milestone Award for Allied Association Leadership on behalf of Connecticut hospitals at the 2014 Health Forum-AHA Leadership Summit in San Diego.|
New Review Highlights Growing Demand for Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants
|Demand for primary care physicians remains strong, according to Merritt Hawkins’ 2014 Review of Physician and Advanced Practitioner Recruiting Incentives. Merritt Hawkins is a leading physician search firm that works with CHA’s Shared Services Program.|