Connecticut Health Council

The Connecticut Health Council is a group of health sector leaders who work together to promote Connecticut as a premier center for the development of businesses, initiatives, and technology that improve healthcare and wellness both nationally and in the State. The Council also fosters collaboration, education, entrepreneurship, and networking among leaders of for-profit and non-profit entities.

Connecticut Health Council

The Connecticut Health Council is a group of health sector leaders who work together to promote Connecticut as a premier center for the development of businesses, initiatives, and technology that improve healthcare and wellness both nationally and in the State. The Council also fosters collaboration, education, entrepreneurship, and networking among leaders of for-profit and non-profit entities.

Connecticut Health Council

The Connecticut Health Council is a group of health sector leaders who work together to promote Connecticut as a premier center for the development of businesses, initiatives, and technology that improve healthcare and wellness both nationally and in the State. The Council also fosters collaboration, education, entrepreneurship, and networking among leaders of for-profit and non-profit entities.

Healthcare in Hartford and Connecticut

The healthcare industry in the Hartford Region boasts 1,248 businesses, over 101,935 jobs, and $7.93bn GRP.

Data and Rankings

Raising awareness of the health sector's importance as an economic and employment driver in Connecticut.

Working Groups

Through collaboration among payors, providers, and State government, solutions can be created.

CHC Members

# 3

Healthiest State in the U.S.

103,000

Poeple Employed in CT Health Systems & Hospitals

$ 27.7 B

Generated by CT Hospitals for the State's Economy

Top 5

High Access to Care & Lower Prevalence of Mental Illness

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April 2, 2020

BioCT presents a virtual panel re COVID-19:  Current pipeline and innovations for therapeutics and vaccine

Please join Connecticut companies that are working on COVID-19 for a panel discussion on the current state of therapeutic and vaccine pipelines, new developments, and future plans. Wednesday, April 8, 2020 10:30 am - 12:00 noon Moderator: Mostafa Analoui, PhD, Executive Director of Venture Development, Office…

March 31, 2020

Access Health CT Special Enrollment Period Ends April 2

There is a real danger of families not seeking care because they are uninsured and afraid that they can’t afford it. Access Health CT just announced a new Special Enrollment Period to help uninsured residents sign up for a health insurance plan offered by either…

March 31, 2020

J&J, BARDA set early 2021 finish line for $1B vaccine race; FDA allows emergency drug use, ahead of pivotal data

J&J has zeroed in on a Covid-19 vaccine candidate that it hopes to begin testing in humans by September this year — with the extraordinary goal of getting it ready for emergency use in early 2021. And together with BARDA, it’s committing $1 billion to…

March 31, 2020

CHR MAINTAINING CRITICAL SERVICES, INTRODUCING TELEHEALTH OPTIONS

As the coronavirus crisis continues, CHR is maintaining a full complement of services including residential programs, methadone clinics and crisis teams, as well as new Urgent Care Centers in Enfield, Manchester, Willimantic and Danielson to respond to requests for critical mental health and substance use…

March 31, 2020

CHR Shares Michaela’s Story

Watch Michaela’s story of finding joy and health after enduring trauma and PTSD, following her brother’s suicide. CHR is proud to be part of statewide efforts to help prevent suicide and raise awareness about life-saving resources. https://youtu.be/vD7JWoqWqf8  Resource Numbers: CHR Assessment Center | 1.877.884.3571 For EMPS…

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