Health Insurance Newington CT

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CIGNA
(215) 761-4328
Civic Affairs, A8CIV
Hartford, CT

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Creative Health Insurance
(860) 647-7353
230 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, CT
 
Advanced Bodywork & Massage LLC
(203) 453-3911
2614 Boston Post Rd., Ste. 3814
Guilford, CT
 
Yerkes-Stephens Insurance Inc
(203) 453-0816
48 State Street
Guilford, CT
 
Western New England Institute for Psychoanalysis
(203) 562-2103
255 Bradley Street
New Haven, CT
 
Bloomfield Health Care Center of Connecticut
(860) 242-8595
355 Park Avenue
Bloomfield, CT

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Nursing & Home Care/Mid-Fairfield Hospice
(203) 834-6341
P. O. Box 489
Wilton, CT
 
Healthcare Navigation LLC
(203) 655-2614
30 Old Kings Highway South
Darien, CT
 
Coastal Agency
(203) 458-3100
620 Boston Post Rd., #4
Guilford, CT
 
Advanced Insurance Products LLC
(203) 804-6300
37 Canterbury Road
Hamden, CT
 
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Taking Responsibility

Healthcare reform shakeout makes health freedom more important than ever.

May 2010

Do you really understand the new Patient Protection and Afford­able Healthcare Act? As if the issues surrounding health insurance weren’t confusing enough, this bill, more than 2,500 pages long, may multiply uncertainties as everyone adapts to the changes it will bring.

In the furor that occurred before the bill’s passage, those people who argued most passionately on both sides appeared to have emotions in common when it came to healthcare—stress, anxiety, anger, fear. Many Americans seem to see sickness as our destiny, just as we’ve been taught by a model of medicine that treats symptoms and not causes. As reform took shape, we seemed to again forget that there’s another option: Staying healthy so you can avoid the doctor’s office, insurance snafus and co-pays altogether.

Imagine if the energy that was poured into healthcare reform went towards stopping disease in the first place. RAND Corporation researchers estimate that up to $162 billion could be saved each year by adopting prevention and personal health-management programs. As motivating as financial benefits may be, there are far greater rewards for those who undertake proactive preventive health initiatives—starting with peace of mind.

Security in Wellness

Amidst the raging chaos of healthcare reform debates, one demographic remained unconcerned: Those who are healthy. There is a confidence in people who care for their bodies, exercise regularly, eat healthy and take nutritional supplements. This segment of our society may represent a healthcare solution that eclipses healthcare reform. By taking steps to maintain their health, these people may minimize their need for expensive doctor’s visits. By taking personal health responsibility, they defy sickness as an inevitability, and instead claim wellness as a birthright.

Health freedom enables us all to follow this course if we want to. But how will the new health reform bill impact our right to pursue health as we choose?

Health Socialism?

One disturbing aspect of the new health bill is that instead of encouraging people to proactively maintain wellness, it will force all Americans to purchase government-mandated health insurance, a rule that takes effect in 2014. Those who refuse to purchase health insurance will face heavy fines.

Health insurance is great, but forcing Americans to buy insurance plans of our government’s choosing is a violation of health freedom. We must always protect our right to choose our path to health, even if that means choosing to forego health insurance. If that freedom to choose is revoked, it could open a Pandora’s box of health tyranny—losing the right to take nutritional supplements could be next.

With a safety net of “health insurance for all,” the bill may encourage sickness and unhealthy practices. Instead of demanding personal responsibility for wellness, the bill appears to enable unheal...

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Connecticut State Mandated Health Insurance Coverage

Medical insurance benefits that insurers must provide include: alcohol/drug abuse treatment, ambulance transportation and services, autism, blood lead poisoning poisoning screening, bone marrow testing, breast magnetic resonance imaging, breast reconstruction, cancer pain medication therapies, cervical cancer/HPV screening, chemotherapy, clinical trial (cancer), colorectal cancer screening, contraceptives, dental anesthesia, dentist, dependent coverage (including newborns, adopted children, dependent student/adult, non-custodial children or stepchildren, disabled dependent adults, domestic partner, civil union), diabetes (self-management and supplies), emergency room service, facility (public or otherwise) , family therapist, hair prosthesis, hearing aids for minors, home health care, infertility services, in vitro fertilization, lung cancer screening, lyme disease, lymph edema, magnetic resonance imaging, mammography, massage therapist, mastectomy (including minimum stay), maternity minimum stay, mental health, nurse (midwife, practitioner, psychiatric) , occupational therapist, off-label drug use, optometrist, ostomy related procedure and supplies, pain management specialist, physical therapist, physician assistant, PKU/metabolic disorder, prostate cancer (screening and treatment), psychologist, rehabilitation service, residential crisis service, social worker, smoking cessation, well child care