For special information and resources for HUSKY Health members about coronavirus (COVID-19), including the Nurse Helpline, www.ct.gov/husky/covidinfoformembers. For special information for HUSKY Health providers, please visit www.ct.gov/husky/covidinfoforproviders.

**If you received a notice from DSS or Access Health CT saying that your HUSKY Health coverage was ending in June 2020, please disregard that notice. Your HUSKY Health coverage will be extended automatically through at least July 2020, as long as you are a Connecticut resident. We are automatically extending your coverage as part of the State of Connecticut’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. We appreciate your patience as we work to ensure our systems are updated to reflect your continued enrollment status.**

Benefit Overview


The HUSKY Health program offers a comprehensive health care benefit package. Basic benefits for all HUSKY Health members include:
  • Preventive Care
  • Doctor Visits
  • Women’s Health Care
  • Family Planning Services
  • Maternity Care
  • Long-term Services and Supports
  • Hospital Stays
  • Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy/Speech Therapy
  • Audiology Services
  • Physical Rehabilitation
  • Dialysis
  • Durable Medical Equipment
  • Hearing Aids
  • Orthotic and Prosthetic Devices
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Services
  • Ambulatory Surgery
  • Hospital Outpatient Care
  • Laboratory Tests
  • X-rays and other Radiology Services
  • Vision Care
  • Emergency Care
  • Dental Services (through CT Dental Health Partnership)
  • Behavioral Health Services (through CT Behavioral Health Partnership)
  • Pharmacy (medications)
 
There are some benefits available only to HUSKY A, C and D members. These benefits are:
  • Non-emergency transportation to health care appointments
  • Smoking cessation services: counseling and medications
  • Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis & Treatment (also known as EPSDT): children under 21 can receive medically necessary services even if they are not covered benefits.
There are some limitations to the services listed above for HUSKY B members.
  • HUSKY Plus offers additional services for some HUSKY B children who have physical needs beyond what HUSKY B provides.
  • HUSKY B members are also responsible for cost-sharing (monthly premiums for members in eligibility Band 2, co-payments and co-insurance) for certain services. Please visit our member page for more information.