| Apr 16, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Three health insurers — Aetna, Cigna Corp. and Magellan Health Services Inc. — are offering free behavioral health consultations to help people deal with trauma and grief related to the Boston Marathon.
In all three cases, the hotlines are...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Aetna's most recent technological announcement is an online program to manage metabolic syndrome, which the health insurer said affects one in four adults in the U.S.
Metabolic syndrome is a set of five risk factors: large waist size, high blood...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:37 PM
As a healthy man with no pre-existing conditions, Newport News resident Deck Hankins had no complaints with the insurance policy he'd carried for five years. When he received notice from his insurance company that his policy had been canceled for...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:10 PM
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield said Wednesday that it would offer more than 55,500 customers the chance to extend their healthcare plans for another year, even though the policies don't comply with the federal Affordable Care Act.
| Nov 24, 2013
| 4:57 AM
From the landmark Heublein Tower, the scenic view of Simsbury shows most properties as specks on the landscape — with the exception of one: the sprawling suburban campus of The Hartford Financial Services Group.
Even from a distance there is no...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Last summer Ellen Holzman and Meredith Vezina, a married gay couple in San Diego County, got kicked off their long-term Kaiser health plan, for which they'd been paying more than $1,300 a month. The cause wasn't the Affordable Care Act, as far as they...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 1:15 PM
WASHINGTON – The Obama administration moved Thursday to help tens of thousands of sick Americans who have struggled to enroll in health coverage for next year because of problems with the rollout of new insurance marketplaces created by the...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Aetna said Monday it is conducting finals tests on 975 solar panels that cover a field next to the insurer's Windsor office — doubling Aetna's solar energy capabilities in Connecticut.
In conjunction with Earth Day on Monday, Aetna said the solar...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 7:24 PM
Blaming the cost to implement health care reform, the state's largest health insurer has proposed eye-popping rate increases to state regulators for individuals and small businesses.
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield wants to raise rates an average of 25...
| May 6, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Connecticut insurance regulators are still waiting — one week after a suggested deadline — for insurers to file proposed rates on health plans they intend to sell on the state's public exchange later this year.
All health insurance plans are...
| May 10, 2013
| 7:24 AM
Virginia Iacobucci said business declined at her coffeehouse when busway construction in December blocked cars from reaching it by using Flower Street.
She now wonders if her business, La Paloma Sabanera, will survive if pedestrian and bike traffic from...