| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Top state officials on Wednesday rebuked Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Connecticut and Hartford HealthCare for failing to negotiate a new contract, leaving patients to either pay higher rates or seek medical attention elsewhere for many procedures....
| Oct 1, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Connecticut and Hartford HealthCare late Tuesday afternoon still had not resolved their differences and the five related hospitals are out of the insurer's network starting Oct. 1.
Here are answers to common questions...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 6:38 AM
Hartford HealthCare's five hospitals will be out of network for people who have coverage through Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Connecticut if the two parties don't agree on contract terms.
Emergency services, however, and some other treatments...
| Oct 5, 2014
St. Francis Breast Health Talks
Dr. Kim Caprio, M.D., of the Saint Francis Enfield Access Center, will talk about recent advances for breast cancer screening and treatment options, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Enfield center, 7 Elm St. Register at www....
| Jun 2, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Hartford HealthCare, a statewide network of health care providers with 18,000 workers, is eliminating 350 jobs, the chief operating officer announced Monday.
About 230 people will be leaving through layoffs, buyouts and retirements, and the rest of...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:39 AM
On Tuesday, July 29, at 9:25 p.m., South Windsor police and fire department staff responded to a motor vehicle accident with injuries near the intersection of Avery Street and Country View Drive. Responding officers located a motor vehicle that collided...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Exercise has many health benefits. Yet, most people stop their exercise programs after they start them. What if your genes were holding you back? Scientists at Hartford Hospital and the University of Connecticut are raising money through the...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:12 PM
The Hartford will have a new CEO in July as Liam E. McGee steps down amid health problems, the company announced Monday.
McGee, 59, will remain as chairman of The Hartford Financial Services Group until the next annual shareholders' meeting.
| May 24, 2014
| 8:59 PM
HARTFORD — A woman was critically wounded when her husband shot her on Saturday morning inside a crowded Family Dollar store at Park and Lafayette streets, police said.
Sharon Rentas, 41, suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the torso and is in...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 7:14 AM
Like so many, I too was saddened by the death of comedy icon, Joan Rivers. Our paths crossed several times over the years and among those times was the first time when she was the headliner at WRCH's annual 'Nite of Lite Laughter' fundraiser for the...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Hospital of Central Connecticut (HOCC) physicians took part in an Aug. 6 Hartford Hospital event aimed at helping raise awareness of breastfeeding's value and importance.
The public event, which attracted families, included several speakers, among them...