Category Archives: Frances Padilla

You Should be Mad as Hell…and Join the Fight!

By Frances Padilla I heard a story recently about a man in northeastern Connecticut who was air-lifted by helicopter to Hartford Hospital.  He had both a brain tumor causing head-splitting pain and he has an unrelated cancer.  As if these … Continue reading

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What Happened to Health Care? November 8, 2016 Did

By Frances Padilla & Lynne Ide It’s premature to predict what impact the November 2016 elections will have on the health care landscape in our state and nation.  But it is safe to say that the ground on which we stand is … Continue reading

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Top Universal Health Care Foundation Videos of 2015

Please enjoy our top-five most-viewed videos of 2015 (click on the links to the right of the images).   Hospitals: Converting, Consolidating, Collaborating       Yale Professor Elizabeth Bradley on How We Change Health Care       Testimony … Continue reading

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Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut praises Supreme Court for its King v. Burwell decision

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Hearing on Hospital Sale Brings More Questions Than Answers

By Frances Padilla How many Waterbury residents know that their hospitals are being sold in a fire sale to a for-profit company from Texas, whose first duty is not to the people of Waterbury but to their shareholders? Last Wednesday, … Continue reading

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