HealthyCT Enrollment Ride highlights insurance deadline

HealthyCT Enrollment Ride highlights upcoming insurance sign-up deadline: 80-mile cycling tour visits five enrollment centers HealthyCT, Connecticut’s non-profit health insurance CO-OP, today is sponsoring an 80-mile cycling tour of five open enrollment centers across the state to bring attention to the upcoming deadline to sign up for health insurance. Consumers must enroll by Monday, Dec. 15, to be eligible for health insurance coverage on January 1. To highlight the sign-up deadline, the Connecticut Cycling Advancement Program Pro-am team is riding a route with stops at five consumer enrollment centers. The route begins at the Access Health CT Enrollment Center in New Britain, then goes on to the Compass Health Insurance Enrollment Centers in Waterbury and Bridgeport before moving east to the Access Health CT center on Church Street in New Haven. The ride ends at the Compass Health Insurance Enrollment Center on Whalley Avenue in New Haven. HealthyCT is a year-round sponsor of the CCAP to promote the benefits of cycling whether at the amateur or professional level. The team wears HealthyCT orange footwear as part of its uniform. The enrollment ride serves the dual purpose of using a healthy activity to promote an important message about the importance of … Read More

HealthyCT joins Chamber of Commerce of Eastern CT

HealthyCT joins Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut (The Day) HealthyCT, Connecticut’s doctor-sponsored nonprofit health insurance company, has become the latest organization to join the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut as a regional benefactor. (Read More)

HCT, St. Mary’s Hospital agreement for patient care

HealthyCT and Saint Mary’s Hospital announce new agreement for patient care HealthyCT, Connecticut’s new Consumer-Operated and Oriented Plan (CO-OP) for health insurance, and Saint Mary’s Hospital today announced they have signed an agreement to give future HealthyCT members access to Saint Mary’s Hospital, as well as hundreds of its affiliated physicians. HealthyCT began to enroll individuals and small businesses on October 1, with coverage beginning as early as January 1 for those who enroll on or before December 23. The non-profit company provides a new option for those currently insured by other commercial carriers and those who haven’t had or couldn’t afford insurance. Individuals, families and small groups can purchase HealthyCT coverage on and off of Connecticut’s new health insurance exchange, Access Health CT. Saint Mary’s Hospital and its physicians will participate in all HealthyCT plans, along with nearly 9,000 other physicians and health practitioners statewide. “HealthyCT is committed to providing individuals and businesses in Connecticut with easy access to high-quality, affordable health care. We can’t do that without our hospital partners,” said HealthyCT CEO Ken Lalime. “We are pleased to be working with Saint Mary’s Hospital to ensure that consumers and employers throughout Greater Waterbury have access to a … Read More