What if news was run like health care?

By Ellen Andrews | February 22, 2010

Building on the idea of running an airline the way we run the US health care system, yesterday’s NY Times…

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I found my blog – finally

By Ellen Andrews | January 21, 2010

Most days I have no trouble figuring out what to write about here, but today I searched and searched. Believe…

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Another reason to be an advocate – you’ll be happier

By Ellen Andrews | November 3, 2009

A researcher has found that people who are politically active are happier than disengaged citizens who can’t name the Vice-President.…

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Last day of policy training classes

By Ellen Andrews | October 29, 2009

Yesterday was our last day of classroom federal health policy training. Our “classroom” has been the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Barbara…

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More health policy training in DC

By Ellen Andrews | October 28, 2009

Yesterday we heard about polling, federal budgeting, the role of the judiciary in health policy and a capstone panel with…

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DC health policy training

By Ellen Andrews | October 27, 2009

This week I am learning about how health policy gets made at the federal level, thanks to funding from the…

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October CT Health Policy Web Quiz

By Ellen Andrews | October 19, 2009

How much do you know about the CT Health Policy Project? To celebrate our Tenth Anniversary, this month’s online web…

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CT Health Policy Project turns ten

By Ellen Andrews | September 30, 2009

The number of CT residents living without health insurance is up 18% in the last ten years. Ten years ago…

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Joanne Iennaco joins CT Health Policy Project Board

By Ellen Andrews | September 22, 2009

CTHPP welcomes Joanne Iennaco to our Board of Directors. Joanne is an Assistant Professor at the Yale School of Nursing…

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