Health Care Connection

Health Care Connection

A Wealth of Information about the Affordable Care Act and the Health Care Changes Ahead

Thursday, Jan 15, 2015 at 06:36 PM EST

Employers to Appeal Affordable Care Act Fine

Employers to Appeal Affordable Care Act Fine

Access Health CT has approved a first-of-its-kind appeals process for businesses that claim to have been falsely penalized under the Affordable Care Act.

Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 07:26 PM EST

Access Health on Track to Meet Enrollment Goal

Access Health on Track to Meet Enrollment Goal

Officials with Access Health CT said they are happy with the progress made so far, just over a month into open enrollment.

Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 at 04:03 PM EST

20K Enroll in State Health Care Exchange

20K Enroll in State Health Care Exchange

Officials from Access Health CT say roughly 20,000 individuals have signed up for private health insurance over the past month.

Monday, Dec 15, 2014 at 08:27 PM EST

Enroll in Access Health CT by Midnight

Enroll in Access Health CT by Midnight

Connecticut residents who want to have heath coverage through the state healthcare exchange as of Jan. 1 have until midnight to enroll.

Friday, Dec 12, 2014 at 08:11 PM EST

Health Care Enrollment Deadline Looms

Health Care Enrollment Deadline Looms

The deadline is looming for enrollment through the state's health care exchange, but at least one customer is hoping for more time.

Monday, Nov 24, 2014 at 07:05 PM EST

Access Health Enrollments Ahead of Schedule

Access Health Enrollments Ahead of Schedule

Officials with Access Health CT said sign-ups are ahead of schedule in the week after open enrollment began for the second time.

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 at 07:50 PM EST

Your Health Insurance Enrollment Questions Answered

Your Health Insurance Enrollment Questions Answered

As open enrollment gets underway through the state's health insurance marketplace, groups are working across Connecticut to help meet goals to halve the state's uninsured population.

Monday, Nov 17, 2014 at 07:38 PM EST

Health Care Enrollment Off to Solid Start

Health Care Enrollment Off to Solid Start

Open enrollment in health insurance through state exchange Access Health CT is underway, and officials say the first two days have gone off without a hitch.

Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 at 02:35 PM EST

Access Health CT Open Enrollment Kicks Off Saturday

Access Health CT Open Enrollment Kicks Off Saturday

Open enrollment in the state's health insurance marketplace begins Saturday, and state officials announced goals for the enrollment period during a press conference Friday.

Wednesday, Nov 12, 2014 at 03:37 PM EST

30,000 Connecticut Residents Could Lose Health Insurance

30,000 Connecticut Residents Could Lose Health Insurance

Some 30,000 Connecticut residents are at immediate risk of losing their health care coverage, according to officials with Access Health CT.

About ACA
Affordable Care Act is a United States federal statute signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010. Together with the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act, it represents the most significant government expansion and regulatory overhaul of the country's healthcare system since the passage of Medicare and Medicaid in 1965.

Having trouble with healthcare.gov? Enroll or get information about Affordable Care Act plans by calling a specialist 24 hours a day at 800-318-2596.