Press Releases

Advocates Express Concern About 2019 Health Insurance Rate Filings

July 20, 2018

Read our statement on the recently released proposed rate increases for individual and small group health plans in the state.

Rate filings are posted at the Connecticut Insurance Department website here.

Connecticut Health Advancement and Research Trust / Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut Welcomes New Board Member

June 28, 2018

Candida Flores joins the CHART and UHCF Boards

Statewide Poll Shows Residents Worried About High Drug Costs — Support Strong Government Action Across Party Lines

April 12, 2018

Read our press release on a statewide poll conducted by the Altarum Healthcare Value Hub, including comments from advocates, patients, physicians, and public officials.

  • See our work on fighting back against the rising costs of prescription drugs here, which includes highlights of the poll.
  • See the data brief here.
  • Watch the press conference here (via CT-N)
Advocates Say Proposed Medicaid Public Option Bill is a Welcome Jump Start in the Quest for Quality, Affordable Health Care Options for All State Residents

March 19, 2018

Read our statement on House Bill 5463: An Act Concerning a Medicaid Public Option, slated for a public hearing on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at noon in the Human Services Committee at the Connecticut General Assembly.