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  • Five CT Hospitals Could Be Out Of Anthem's Network Starting Today

    Five CT Hospitals Could Be Out Of Anthem's Network Starting Today
    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...
  • Doctor Who Treated The Insane Likely Was Plagued By His Own Fears

    In 1823, Dr. Eli Todd, a pioneer in the treatment of the mentally ill, spearheaded the establishment of the Hartford Retreat for the Insane — now the Institute of Living. But "he had a haunting family history," says Lawrence Goodheart, a professor...
  • Anthem, Hartford HealthCare Near Contract Deadline

    The state's largest health insurer and a network of five major Connecticut hospitals still had not reached an agreement Monday afternoon with less than 36 hours to go before the existing contract expires at midnight Tuesday. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue...
  • Prosecutors Nolle Assault Charge Against Transgender Girl; Stems From Fight Among Four Girls at DCF's Pueblo Unit July 12

    Prosecutors in juvenile court have decided not to pursue an assault charge lodged against a 16-year-old transgender girl after a fight involving four girls on July 12 at the Pueblo secure treatment unit for girls in Middletown, run by the Department of...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Author, Mental Health Advocate, Suicide Survivor Kevin Hines To Speak

    Hartford Hospital's Institute of Living (IOL) will hold a free public educational seminar featuring Kevin Hines, author of "Cracked, Not Broken: Surviving and Thriving After a Suicide Attempt." This event takes place on Tuesday, Sept. 23 at the West...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Hartford Hospital's Institute Of Living Open House For New Resource Center

    Hartford Hospital's Institute of Living (IOL) invites the community at large to visit the new on-campus home of its Family Resource Center (FRC) and ACCESS-Mental Health Connecticut program during an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday,...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Hartford Hospital's Institute Of Living To Hold Suicide Prevention Conference

    Hartford Hospital's Institute of Living (IOL) will hold a free educational seminar for clinicians on suicide prevention among older adults. This event takes place on Wednesday, Sept. 10, from 8:30-11:30 a.m., at Hartford Hospital's ERC Building...
  • State's Gun Law Needs Serious Tweak

    The General Assembly passed a comprehensive gun safety bill last year in response to the horrific Newtown killings to keep guns out of the wrong hands. One provision of the otherwise laudable legislation may have missed the mark. The provision in...
  • Olmsted's Parks Display Genius Of His Design

    Few of us can follow the trail of a genius. But if that genius is Frederick Law Olmsted, father of American landscape architecture and co-designer of New York's Central Park, the possibility is literally true and near at hand. Born in Hartford in 1822, he...
  • Resilience And Recovery From Traumatic Loss: A Key Issues Forum At 6 p.m.

    The Institute of Living, the Hartford Courant and FOX CT are hosting a Key Issues Forum Friday, which looks at how people find the resiliency to recover from traumatic loss. The forum will be held from 6-7 p.m. at Hartford Hospital's Heublein Hall....
  • Transgender Girl Found In Hartford After Escaping From Therapy Program

    Transgender Girl Found In Hartford After Escaping From Therapy Program
    The transgender teenager whose transfer to an adult prison made national news slipped away Tuesday from a therapy program at Hartford's Institute of Living after being transported there from a secure youth facility by the Department of Children and...