ConnectiCare was founded in 1981 by a group of doctors. Connecticare is a local insurer that operates in the same communities where its members live and work. The insurer has a mission to make it easy for members to get the care they need. ConnectiCare provides health insurance plans for individuals, retirees and employers of all sizes. Each ConnectiCare health plan allows its members to visit any hospital in Connecticut. ConnectiCare also offers plans with a broader national network of doctors and other health care professionals.
ConnectiCare and its employees are actively involved in a number of community initiatives across the state of Connecticut. In 2016, employees raised more than $125,000 for the United Way of Central and Northeast Connecticut.
ConnectiCare is the health insurer most frequently selected by individuals across Connecticut. It is the leading insurer in the state for individuals, small group markets and Medicare. ConnectiCare is also ranked as one of the top commercial health plans in the country, according to the National Committee for Quality Assurance.