• Hartford’s Digital Health Accelerator

    Aug 05, 2019
    Digital Health CT Managing Director Gyan Kapur recently spoke to MetroHartford Alliance Content Manager Nan Price about the new Digital Health Accelerator coming to Hartford. The accelerator aims to identify, entice, and retain digital health entrepreneurs; catalyze innovation in healthcare; and provide networks of local students and faculty interested in learning about digital health technologies with opportunities to help create and contribute to company growth.
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  • How to Become a Nurse in Connecticut

    Feb 22, 2019
    Nursing programs provide the opportunity to become an integral part of the healthcare field. Nurses are essential in hospitals, physicians' offices, nursing homes, and other healthcare facilities. Common job responsibilities include providing and coordinating patient care and educating patients about health conditions. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), registered nurses receive a national average salary of $68,450 per year, and positions are projected to increase by 15% between 2016-2026.
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  • HIMSS19: Top takeaways from the health IT show

    Feb 22, 2019
    As seen at HealthcareITNews.com: Info-blocking ruled the day, while APIs, FHIR, artificial intelligence and virtual reality were also prominent themes at this year’s Global Conference.
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  • A Call to Arms: Connecticut Needs More Primary Care

    Feb 19, 2019
    The time is now to change the course of medicine in our state. CT VIEWPOINTS by H. ANDREW SELINGER M.D.
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  • We Need Your Help to Control the Rising Cost of Health Care

    Feb 15, 2019
    By Eric Galvin, President of ConnectiCare, and Jess Kupec, President and CEO of Saint Francis Healthcare Partners, co-chairs of the Connecticut Health Council’s Value Based Relationships work group
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  • Connecticut Health Council Represented at HIMSS Global Conference

    Feb 15, 2019
    Amy Cunningham, Executive Director, Connecticut Health Council, attended the HIMSS Global Conference & Exhibition in Orlando.
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  • Empowering Consumers and Improving Healthcare Value with Provider Quality Ratings

    Sep 06, 2016
    Connecticut Health Council program untangles the ratings web to uncover real benefits
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  • Video Blog: The Connecticut Health Council and Technology in Healthcare

    Jul 16, 2015
    Amy Cunningham, Executive Director of the Connecticut Health Council, and Brian Boyer of MetroHartford Alliance discuss the Council's mission and programs - including the Technology in Healthcare breakfast program in New Haven on July 22.
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  • Where Does it Hurt in Health Care?

    May 26, 2014
    “No matter how big you get in your box, you are still small in another box,” said Jonathan Bush, CEO, president and chairman of the board for athenahealth, Inc., at the Connecticut Health Council's May program.
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  • The Cost of Diabetes

    Apr 10, 2014
    Diabetes is the 7th leading cause of death, as well as a leading cause of heart disease and stroke. Simply put, the costs of diabetes in the U.S. are high – high for employers, for hospitals, for nursing facilities, for in home healthcare providers and for patients.
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