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New Report Targets High Drug Prices

By Jill Zorn The Yale Global Health Justice Partnership (GHJP), in collaboration with the National Physicians Alliance and Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut, has released a policy paper entitled, “Curbing Unfair Drug Prices: A Primer for States.” The high cost … Continue reading

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Important First Step on Prescription Drug Affordability

By Jill Zorn More and more people in Connecticut can’t afford their prescriptions.  That’s why it was great news when a bill aimed at lowering prescription drug costs for consumers, SB 445, was signed into law by Governor Malloy on … Continue reading

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A Broker’s View: GOP Health Care Bill Will Hurt Many

Guest Blog by Joseph McDonagh As an insurance agent, I reviewed the latest Republican health care bills for their impact on my clients who buy health insurance through Access Health CT, the state’s health insurance exchange.  I compared these new … Continue reading

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Foundation Opts to “Skip” Rate Hike Hearings

Over the years, the Foundation has advocated for consumers in the state Insurance Department’s annual health insurance rate hearings.  This year we decided to skip the June 14 hearings in protest.  Read more about why we chose to take this … Continue reading

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