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CarePartners of Connecticut PPO and HMO plans provide you with high-quality and comprehensive benefits, while keeping your costs low. Our Enhanced $0 PPO Plan includes a $0 medical deductible and a NEW, easy-to-use Visa® Flex Advantage spending card with a $1,200 dental benefit to use at any licensed dentist. Plus, $260 per calendar year to spend on select over-the-counter health items. Our Improved $0 HMO Plan includes a $3,000 built-in dental benefit, plus vision, hearing, and more! Get your FREE Medicare Buyer’s Guide to start comparing plans.* Learn more >>

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Backus Hospital earned Specialty Excellence Awards from Healthgrades for the following specialties:

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