Connecticut Prioritizes Public Health

2020/2021 highlighted the significance of investing in healthcare - something Connecticut has prioritized for more than a decade. This long-term commitment to health allowed Connecticut to lead the way in COVID-19 vaccinations and to be named the #1 best state to be in during COVID-19 (WalletHub).

  • #3 in the U.S. for access to healthcare (U.S. News & World Report, 2021)
  • #1 safest state to be in during COVID-19 (WalletHub, 2021)
  • #4 Healthiest state in the U.S. (United Health Foundation, 2020)
  • Top ten states to raise a family (WalletHub, 2021)

With a world-class health care system and some of the top hospitals in the United States, Connecticut is a national leader in healthcare infrastructure. In addition to having a high-quality healthcare network, Connecticut also has one of the most accessible healthcare systems in the country.


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