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Mayo Clinic in Rochester

3 MN Hospitals Among Nation's Best; Mayo Earns Top Spot

For the first time, Mayo Clinic claimed the top spot on U.S. News & World Report’s prestigious “Honor Roll” list.

July 15, 2014

St. Jude Medical headquarters

St. Jude Medical Buys Med-Tech Firm NeuroTherm For $200M

The acquisition of NeuroTherm will expand the Minnesota company’s chronic pain relief business.

July 14, 2014

Minnesota home health care workers move ahead with union vote

In spite of last week’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling that was widely viewed as a setback to their cause, a union is moving ahead with its effort to organize Minnesota’s home health care...

July 08, 2014

M&A

Bio-Techne Acquires Yet Another Bio-Tech Firm

The Minneapolis-based biotechnology company bought Novus Biologicals for $60 million, less than a month after spending $300 million on a protein analysis company based in California.

July 03, 2014

Forgotten Letters: MNsure Error Leaves 16,000 Uninsured

At issue were notices that should have been sent to applicants urging them to provide more information about qualifying for the state’s Medical Assistance program.

July 03, 2014

U of M to drop same-sex domestic partner benefit coverage

About 11 months after same-sex marriage was made legal in Minnesota, the University of Minnesota says it’s dropping its same-sex domestic partnership benefit program, the Minnesota Daily...

July 02, 2014

More than a quarter of a million MNsure sign-ups amidst continuing problems

The state’s health insurance exchange MNsure today announced more than a quarter of a million people have now signed up for health insurance coverage through the program. In a press release, MNsure...

June 30, 2014

Target gets skin in the beauty game with new high-end products

Target is making eyes at customers seeking higher-end skin care products. The Minneapolis-based retailer gave its beauty department a makeover this spring, with remodeled counters, trained...

June 25, 2014

David Burda

Pushing The Right Buttons

Experimenting with benefits may create a potent brew of incentives that produce better employee health.

June 23, 2014

MNsure's online exchange gets poor evaluation

MNsure, Minnesota’s state health insurance exchange, is in need of major improvements to be ready for the next wave of consumers who will buy coverage through the system later this year...

June 18, 2014

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