Yearly Archives: 2016

Keep Calm and Carry On

November 23, 2016

Today's blog post comes from Pat Baker, President and CEO of the Connecticut Health Foundation on the post-election health care landscape. The recent election has the potential of having a significant … More »

Town by Town HUSKY data — Covering CT 2016

October 27, 2016

Election day is November 8t h, 2016 this year. It's a general election year and 111 of our 151 state House members and 32 of our 36 state Senators face opposition from a major party. We thought that this … More »

If Life Is A Journey, The Beach Is My Destination

October 19, 2016

Today's blog post is written by Rochel Lantz, outgoing Controller at CT Health. Bird of Paradise It’s with much excitement and gratitude that I will be retiring this month after 12 years of service … More »

You Can Negotiate Costs with Doctors? A New Mobile App to Improve Health Insurance Literacy

September 6, 2016

Update: The free app is now available in the iTunes App Store and in Google Play . Today’s post is by Robin Gelburd, President, FAIR Health “Negotiate the price? I didn’t know … More »

Crosspost: Using the 2015 DataHaven Community Wellbeing Survey to Understand Neighborhood Equity and Unify Cross-Sector Partners

August 15, 2016

Today we share a post from PolicyLink's Equity blog on the 2015 DataHaven Community Wellbeing Survey. CT Health was one of the survey's funding partners. Original Post Date: 27 Jul 2016 Camille … More »

Collaboration in Advocacy

August 11, 2016

Today's post is written by Mary Boudreau, Executive Director of the Connecticut Oral Health Initiative (COHI), one of CT Health's oral health advocacy grantees. “When ‘I’ is replaced with ‘We’, … More »

ATX or Bust

August 1, 2016

Today's post is by Elizabeth Krause, outgoing VP of Policy and Communications After 10 years and 10 months, and three job titles, today is my last day with the Connecticut Health Foundation. I am headed … More »

CT Health’s History as an Advocacy Funder

July 6, 2016

by Elizabeth Krause, VP of policy and communications At Connecticut Health Foundation's (CT Health) most recent board meeting, our board of directors heard from a panel of four of of our advocacy … More »

Remembering Yolanda Wilson

June 3, 2016

Today's post is by Patricia Baker, president & CEO On Mother’s Day, May 8, 2016, Yolanda Wilson, the Connecticut Health Foundation’s longtime office manager passed away suddenly. Her death occurred … More »

Leading for Change: Announcing the Academy for Health Equity Advocacy & Leadership

June 2, 2016

UPDATE June 15, 2016: This post has been edited to provide additional information on how to apply. The video and slides from the June 13th webinar have been posted. By Licy DoCanto and Jon Kent of … More »