Office of the Healthcare Advocate
Ms. Veltri oversees a devoted team; providing free assistance to Connecticut Healthcare consumers with plan selection, education, enforcement of healthcare rights, and improving healthcare access.
If you need healthcare or healthcare coverage or have problems with your coverage and donít know where to turn, please call us. The Office of the Healthcare Advocate (OHA) is an independent agency here to help you understand what options you have, how to get and fight for your healthcare coverage, including coverage for mental health or substance use treatment, and to make sure you get covered for your healthcare needs.
OHA is YOUR advocate.  Our only interest is consumers.
Our services are free and confidential and provided in real time.  1.866.466.4446  
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Resources and Information on Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity and Available Services
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Tuesday, September 01, 2015
OHA Recovers $8.53M for CT Residents in FY 2015
  Healthcare Advocate Victoria Veltri announced today that OHA recovered $8.53M for consumers in FY 2015. OHA conducted 758 outreach and education events. Read more about OHA's activities in FY 2015.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Office of the Healthcare Advocate launches the Behavioral Health

Tuesday, January 03, 2012
FDA MedWatch Safety and Adverse Event Reporting
  Click here to be directed to the FDA's MedWatch site where consumers and providers can report and research adverse events and safety issues with medications and devices.

Monday, June 07, 2010
Health Care and Health Insurance Glossary
  Learn more about the terms related to advocating for yourself, your family, or a friend...


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