| Mar 27, 2015
| 4:07 PM
Coventry Health Care is lowering the cost of HIV and AIDS drugs after the insurer's prices — more than $1,000 per month on some plans sold in Illinois — drew complaints of discrimination from patient advocates.
Advocates have said Coventry...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 2:00 AM
HARTFORD — At its highest point, the granite wall surrounding the plaza next to Travelers' iconic tower downtown is 10 feet, making it impossible for even the tallest person to see inside from the street.
Built in the early 1960s, the plaza's...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 7:01 AM
WFSB meteorologist visits St. Martha School
ENFIELD - Saint Martha School's fifth grade class enjoyed a wonderful visit from WFSB meteorologist, Mark Dixon. The fifth graders have been studying about weather in science, and they all had questions for Mr....
| Mar 25, 2015
| 10:57 AM
Take steps toward a healthier lifestyle while raising funds to combat heart disease and stroke at this year's "Broward Heart Walk."
The event will take place April 12 at Nova Southeastern University, 3301 College Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Activities will...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 10:53 AM
Enfield Badgers finish strong season
ENFIELD - The Enfield Badgers (St. Bernard's JV girls' basketball team ) just completed an outstanding season. These girls played their hearts out. Champions in the Manchester League with an overall of 15-0, they...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 11:14 AM
Felician Adult Day Center celebrates Valentine's Day
ENFIELD - The Felician Adult Day Center celebrated Valentine's Day on Friday, Feb. 13. The day kicked off with a "Love Bug" craft project. Clients and staff enjoyed a special lunch and concluded the...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 1:47 PM
Four insurance companies -- Aetna, Assurant Health, Humana and United Healthcare -- have released payment information based on claims from more than 40 million insured to the nonprofit, www.guroo.com.
The web site shows what insurers (not the patients)...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 10:43 AM
People across the country were more satisfied with their health insurance plans in 2014 than in 2013, according to a report released Monday, with Illinois residents most happy with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois.
Blue Cross was the only Illinois...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 12:12 PM
So far during Obamacare open enrollment, Land of Lincoln Health has signed up 27,500 Illinoisans for coverage, the company said Wednesday, a marked increase over last year.
Other insurance companies, including Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois,...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 12:06 PM
Aetna Chief Executive Mark Bertolini announced last month that the insurance giant would hike wages for low-level employees to at least $16 an hour and eventually lower healthcare costs for some workers. The reason? In part, Bertolini wants to cut into...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 4:04 PM
Aetna CEO Mark T. Bertolini told employees at a meeting Monday the company is raising its minimum wage to $16 per hour in April.
It will be a pay boost for about 5,700 employees, of which 26 are in Connecticut. Most of the employees who will benefit...