Weekly News July 4 - July 8

July 8, 2016

As we enter the month of July, I again want to spread the word about an important resource to ensure that no child goes hungry this summer. Free summer meals for kids and teens 18 years of age and under are available at sites across Connecticut.  End Hunger Connecticut has created an interactive map that shows every location in the state where free summer meals are offered.

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Stamford Access Health CT Enrollment Fair

June 27, 2016

This Wednesday, June 29, Access Health CT will be holding an enrollment fair in Stamford for parents who are losing Medicaid HUSKY A coverage. You can sign up for health care coverage with Access Health CT staff to avoid a gap in your coverage.

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New Britain Receives Hospital Grant

June 14, 2016

Hospital for Special Care (HSC) has received a $2.5 million capital grant-in-aid to cover the second phase of the implementation of an electronic medical records (EMR) system from Governor Malloy and the State Bond Commission.

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Malloy Lauded for Signing Bill Expanding Coverage for Breast Cancer Screenings

June 3, 2016

Deputy House Speaker Bob Godfrey and Rep. Janice Giegler on Friday praised Gov. Dannel P. Malloy for signing into law HB 5233, An Act Concerning Health Insurance Coverage for Tomosynthesis for Breast Cancer Screenings.

“I’d like to publicly thank the governor for signing this important legislation,” Godfrey said, “which is for the thousands of women across Connecticut who deserve and will get quality diagnostics and reliable and accessible health care."

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