OHA: Managed Care Laws in Connecticut

Managed Care Laws in Connecticut

The Connecticut General Assembly (our State Senators and Representatives) continues to work on legislation that helps those enrolled in managed care health plans to receive comprehensive insurance coverage. {doctor advising}

Connecticut citizens insured by Connecticut health plans are protected by laws requiring insurers to provide coverage in the following areas:

Alcoholism treatment


Ambulance transportation


Breast reconstruction


Clinical Trials


Cervical cancer screening (Pap smear)


Colorectal cancer screening




Dental anesthesia


Diabetic supplies & education


Drug abuse treatment


Emergency services


Formula for PKU


Hearing aids (limited coverage)


Home health care


Lyme disease


Mammography screening


Mental health, general


Mental health parity (see also federal Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act)


Minimum mastectomy stays


Minimum maternity stays


Off-label drug use


Orthotics or prosthetics


Prostate cancer screening


Well-child care



This list will be updated as enacted legislation increases consumer protections.

If you have questions, contact us via email or call toll-free at 1 (866) HMO-4446.

Content Last Modified on 7/20/2011 10:24:25 AM