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Let’s Modernize How We Manage Our Health Care System

By Rosana Garcia Last week, we discussed why Connecticut should create an Office of Health Strategy, which is part of Senate Bill 795. But there is a second, and just as important, part of that bill – modernizing how we … Continue reading

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Certificate of Need Task Force ends with little consensus

By Rosana Garcia On Monday, January 9th, the Certificate of Need Task Force met for the final time (you can see our prior blogs on the CON Task Force here).  Task Force members spent a bulk of the time discussing … Continue reading

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CON Task Force Set to Finish Its Work: Let’s Hope for Positive Change 

By Lynne Ide The Certificate of Need (CON) Task Force is set to finish its work by January 15 and send a list of recommendations to Governor Malloy for his consideration. The question is:  Will the Task Force be bold … Continue reading

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CON Task Force Breaks Open Its Box

By Lynne Ide I’ve watched various commissions, task forces and government appointed bodies do their work over three decades now.  Rarely have I witnessed such bodies openly embrace mid-course corrections. On November 21, the Certificate of Need (CON) Task Force … Continue reading

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Foundation Provides Comment at August CON Task Force Meeting

By Rosana Garcia Universal Health Care Foundation provided public comment at the Certificate of Need (CON) Task Force meeting on August 15, reminding the group that their decisions will have a very real impact on the people of the state. … Continue reading

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Governor’s Certificate of Need (CON) Task Force July Meeting Highlights 

By Rosana Garcia  The Governor’s Certificate of Need (CON) Task Force met for its third session on July 18 (CT-N recording of the meeting here).  June 20th’s meeting was cancelled, due to the General Assembly’s Special Session.  Some highlights from … Continue reading

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Malloy’s CON Task Force – What About Community and Consumers? 

By Rosana Garcia This past Monday, the Governor’s Certificate of Need (CON) Task Force met for the second time.  The Task Force is charged with making recommendations to the legislature on changes to the CON program.  This meeting focused on … Continue reading

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