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CarePartners of Connecticut

Now more than ever, you need a Medicare plan with the right coverage to keep you healthy. CarePartners of Connecticut is the state’s only Medicare Advantage plan created with local Hartford HealthCare doctors you know and trust*

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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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Featured Videos

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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Hartford HealthCare is now taking care of Southeastern Connecticut.




News

COVID-19 Vaccines Now Available to Emergency Department Patients

Emergency room patients will now be given the chance to get vaccinated as Hartford HealthCare once again expands accessibility to [...]

COVID-19, a Year Later: Six Ways it Will Shape Our Future

By Jeffrey A. Flaks President and Chief Executive Officer Hartford HealthCare Recalling the arrival of Hartford Healthcare’s first COVID-19 patient [...]

Winner! Hartford HealthCare Opens 7th Mega-Vaccine Site at Foxwoods

Hartford HealthCare opened its seventh mega-vaccine site Monday at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, adding the capability to vaccinate 800 [...]

Varicose Veins Slowing You Down? Signs, Symptoms and Treatment of Venous Disease

By Dr. Edward Gifford Hartford HealthCare Director, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, East Region As we age, many of us begin [...]

How Cardiology and Virtual Visits Work for Heart Patients

Lots of new phrases have sprung from the coronavirus pandemic: social distancing, essential workers, flatten the curve, and telehealth. Just [...]

Upcoming Procedure? These Drive-Through Locations Open Feb. 21 for Pre-Operative Testing

To help patients challenged by the week’s winter weather to secure the required COVID-19 testing before an upcoming medical procedure, [...]


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The Latest in Robotics Technology

Backus uses the latest techniques and technology, including minimally invasive robotic
procedures, to treat a full range of general surgery conditions.



Upcoming Events

Tuesday, Apr 13, 2021, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Webinar: Medicare - Roadmap to Retirement

In this FREE webinar, join Lisa Benton or Marissa Hiebel, Medicare Educators, to learn about:

- When to enroll in Medicare and [...]

Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

Medicare 101 Webinar: Understanding Your Options

In this FREE webinar, join Lisa Benton or Marissa Hiebel, Medicare Educator, to learn about what Medicare is and how it works, the [...]

Thursday, Apr 15, 2021, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Medicare 101 Webinar: Understanding Your Options

In this FREE webinar, join Lisa Benton or Marissa Hiebel, Medicare Educator, to learn about what Medicare is and how it works, the [...]


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Ask The Expert: Vaccine Safety

Ask the Expert with Faiqa Cheema, MD, Assistant Director of General Infectious Disease, Hartford Hospital, about vaccine and vaccine hesitancy, how to engage with minority communities, vaccine safety. Hartford HealthCare is offering webinars this month with more information about the vaccines.

Headaches Increase From Stress, COVID-19 Symptom

Nicole Gill, DO, Hartford HealthCare Headache Center, Cheshire about headaches increasing with stress, working from home, also as a lingering COVID-19 symptom.


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