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CarePartners of Connecticut

Quality is important. Especially when it comes to health coverage.

CarePartners of Connecticut Medicare Advantage (HMO) was rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by Medicare in 2022. And we’re the only 4.5-Star Medicare Advantage plan in the state built with local Hartford HealthCare doctors. With CarePartners of Connecticut, you can get an HMO or PPO plan that includes some of the lowest maximum out-of-pocket costs in the state, $0 monthly premium, $0 copay for in-network PCP visits, plus dental and prescription drug coverage included in all our plans.* Learn more >>

*We may contract with other Plans/Part D-sponsors

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If a medical condition is life- or limb-threatening, or involves severe wounds or amputations, patients should go to the ER. If the medical condition is non-life-threatening, GoHealth Urgent Care offers experienced providers who are ready and waiting for you. Most Insurances Accepted. Same Day Appointments. Just Walk In. Open 7 Days A Week.

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Windham Hospital & Backus Hospital Doctors' Day 2019

We have 4,000 great reasons to celebrate Doctors' Day. On National Doctors' Day, we're thanking the 4,000 doctors who practice throughout Hartford HealthCare. We offer our heartfelt thanks to the doctors who practice at Windham Hospital and Backus Hospital. windhamhospital.org backushospital.org

Opioid Reversal Drug in Hospitals

The state of Connecticut is making available to hospital emergency rooms an opioid reversal drug. Hartford HealthCare's Dr. William Horgan has details.



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Backus Hospital received an “A” grade for safety in the latest round of national rankings by The Leapfrog Group.
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Backus Hospital earned Specialty Excellence Awards from Healthgrades for the following specialties: Neurosciences, Pulmonary, Gastrointestinal and Critical Care.
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