Healthcare

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April 12, 2019 - 6:11 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTIC) – A third case of the measles in Connecticut has been confirmed by the Connecticut Department of Public Health. In a press release Friday, the Department of Public Health indicated that an adult from New Haven County contracted measles after being exposed during the last...
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April 05, 2019 - 8:27 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC) – Hartford Hospital’s Structural Heart Team recognized an important milestone in performing an alternative, less invasive heart procedure for patients needing open heart surgery. Doctors at the Heart and Vascular Institute at Hartford Hospital have performed over 1,000 Trans...
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March 01, 2019 - 8:28 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC) - Attorney General William Tong, members of Planned Parenthood and healthcare advocates gathered at the Legislative Office Building for a press conference to stand in opposition to the Title X domestic gag rule imposed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The...
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February 19, 2019 - 1:35 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - Hartford HealthCare has unveiled a new training tool for law enforcement canine officers to help provide life-saving trauma care to their four-legged partners. Axel is a dog mannequin that simulates everything from a broken bone to a gunshot wound that provides hands-...
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January 16, 2019 - 9:43 pm
Hartford, Conn. (WTIC) - The Hartford Police Department issued a press release stating that the Major Crimes Division is currently investigating alleged health care fraud involving employees of the Hartford Board of Education. The investigation involves not only the Hartford Police Major Crimes...
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