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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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Backus Hospital received an “A” grade for safety in the latest round of national rankings by The Leapfrog Group.
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