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Health Care Continuation (COBRA): Connecticut

Health Care Continuation (COBRA) requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Author: Jayne Zanglein, Western Carolina University


  • Connecticut COBRA requires fully insured group health policies to provide continuation of benefits in certain instances. See Connecticut COBRA.
  • Connecticut COBRA applies to all employers, regardless of size. See Connecticut COBRA.
  • Connecticut COBRA imposes additional continuation coverage requirements. See Additional Coverage Requirements.
  • When group health insurance ends, health plans are required to offer individuals the opportunity to convert from a group policy to an individual policy. See Conversion.