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Dr. Jim Cardon explains the Anthem dispute.

Hartford HealthCare Physician Provides Perspective On Anthem Dispute

Hartford HealthCare, in its second day of a contract impasse with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, released a video statement Monday by a high-ranking physician who called for a quick settlement that would minimize patient disruption. “Contracting with insurance companies is a necessary part of our work,” said Dr. James...


How Dianne from Rocky Hill Advanced Cancer Research

Dianne Poland will tell you she’s blessed. Blessed with a family that loves and supports her, and blessed to have beaten the breast cancer that invaded her body two years ago. By participating in a cancer clinical trial with Hartford HealthCare and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, she is seizing an...


‘Life In Motion’: The Origin Story of the Bone & Joint Institute

Building a destination healthcare facility takes vision, time, money and a commitment from leadership. Now that the Hartford Healthcare Bone & Joint Institute is up and running, it’s time to hear the backstory of this game-changing hospital, then look forward to the services and economic growth it’s projected to bring to Connecticut’s...


A Peek Inside The World Of Retail Healthcare

Imagine for a moment your favorite retail experience. What makes it so unusual? What makes you go want to go back again and again? Now, imagine that experience with your healthcare provider. Retail healthcare is on the rise — and it’s the experience that matters. That’s the topic of discussion...


Windham staff welcomes new surgeon

General surgeon Tamara T. Myers, MD, FACS, recently joined the medical staff at Windham Hospital. Dr. Myers earned an undergraduate degree in biochemistry from Mount Holyoke College, a medical degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine, and completed her internship and residency in general surgery at Geisinger Medical...


Life Star Cited By Peers For Workplace Excellence

The crew and staff of Hartford HealthCare’s critical care helicopter service LIFE STAR have been recognized with the 2017 Connecticut Nurses Association (CNA) Excellence in the Workplace award. This award honors work settings that promote professional autonomy, serve as role models for others, and show evidence of creativity, innovation and positive outcomes....