Monthly Archives: June 2012

How the Affordable Care Act Moves the Needle on Health Equity

June 28, 2012

Today's historic Supreme Court decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will allow millions of Americans without health insurance, 340,000 of whom reside in Connecticut, to gain access to affordable … More »

Moving Systems with the Class of 2012 Health Leadership Fellows

June 26, 2012

On June 13, 2012, the Class of 2012 Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health) Leadership Fellows presented their coalition projects to faculty and CT Health staff. This year, program participants … More »

In the News: Patricia Baker in Hartford Magazine

June 22, 2012

Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health) president and CEO Patricia Baker appears in an article in this month's Hartford Magazine, " The Greater Good " by Carol Riordan. The article profiles leaders … More »

Board Member Profiles: Meet Tina Brown-Stevenson

June 21, 2012

Grant-making is one of the ways CT Health achieves our mission to improve the health status of Connecticut residents. The Program Committee reviews and seeks grant applications, and thinks strategically about … More »

Maintaining Health Coverage for Babies Enrolled in HUSKY

June 14, 2012

Today's post was written by Mary Alice Lee, Senior Policy Fellow at Connecticut Voices for Children, a grantee of the Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health). Recently, we heard the following story: A … More »

Three Ideas for Bringing Empathy into Systems

June 12, 2012

Udaya Patniak, founder of Jump Associates , had just finished giving his keynote speech, “Standing in Their Shoes: How Widespread Empathy Leads to Better Decisions,” at the Connecticut Council for … More »

The Spectrum of Transparency

June 5, 2012

Today’s blog was written by Carol Pollack, Vice President of Finance and Operations. What Do We Mean by Glass Pockets? Transparency has always been on the Connecticut Health Foundation’s (CT … More »

CT Health News Stand June 1, 2012

June 1, 2012

The Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health) observed Memorial Day in honor of those who sacrificed their lives for our country. With the short work week, you'd think we'd been reading less...but you'd be … More »