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HealthFirst Connecticut Authority
The HealthFirst Connecticut Authority must:

1. examine and evaluate different alternatives for providing Connecticut residents with quality, affordable, and sustainable health care, including a single payer health care system and employer-sponsored health plans;

2. recommend ways to contain the cost and improve the quality of health care, including health information technology, disease management, and other initiatives to coordinate and improve the quality of care for people with chronic diseases; and

3. recommend ways to finance quality, affordable health care coverage, including ways to (1) maximize federal health care subsidies and contributions from employers, employees, and individuals and (2) finance the state's share of such coverage.

See  Sec. 30 of PA 07-185 and Sec. 67 of PA 07-2

Contact the Authority
For the Record


Contact Information:
      HealthFirst Connecticut Authority
      Room 3000, Legislative Office Building
      Hartford, CT 06106

      Phone: 860-240-5255
      Fax: 860-240-5306

 Meeting Agendas
 Public Hearing Agendas
 Meeting Summaries
 Vote Tally Sheets
 Presentational and Informational Documents
 Additional Distributed Reading Material
 Cost, Cost Containment and Finance Workgroup Info
 Quality, Access and Safety Workgroup Info

 Final Report pdf

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