CEPAC meeting on dense breast tissue screening

By Ellen Andrews | December 23, 2013

This month’s CEPACmeeting focused on that status of comparative effectiveness research on supplemental cancer screening for women with dense breast…

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APCD Roundtable – lessons for CT

By Ellen Andrews | October 25, 2013

  Yesterday’s CT Health Policy Roundtable on All-Payer Claims Databases yielded many lessons for CT from other states and organizations.…

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Medicaid performance dashboard unveiled; marked improvement with switch from HUSKY HMOs

By Ellen Andrews | October 15, 2013

  At Friday’s Medicaid Council meeting, DSS described their new ASO accountability dashboard with performance measures for the program. From…

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CT Health Policy Roundtable: CT’s APCD

By Ellen Andrews | September 21, 2013

Join national and state experts for a Roundtable to learn more about the potential for Connecticut’s new All-Payer Claims Database…

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Comments on CT’s APCD policies and procedures

By Ellen Andrews | September 16, 2013

  In support of the enormous potential to promote and guide sensible health planning in CT, consumer advocates, the CT…

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Cabinet meeting update

By Ellen Andrews | September 11, 2013

  This month’s Cabinet meeting included updates on SIM, the insurance exchange and CT’s APCD. SIM leaders reported that with…

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June CT Health Policy Webquiz: CT’s All Payer Claims Database

By Ellen Andrews | June 3, 2013

  Test your knowledge of All Payer Claims Databases and what one could mean for Connecticut. Take the June CT…

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Geographic Variation in Health Care Spending

By Ellen Andrews | February 18, 2008

In a recent report, the Congressional Budget Office found that Medicare spending varies significantly by geographic region, even after controlling…

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Governor’s proposal to cut interpreters faces opposition

By Ellen Andrews | February 18, 2008

An article on ctnewsjunkie.com reports on Friday’s press conference by legislators opposing Governor Rell’s proposal to cut $4.7 million for…

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