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UnitedHealth To Exit Georgia, Arkansas Exchanges

The company is pulling back on individual health plan marketplaces.

April 13, 2016


Can An Investment Fund Make Minnesota A Medtech Mecca?

Two DFLers propose spending millions to help the state compete with the likes of California and Massachusetts.

April 13, 2016


Modest Increase In Employers’ Health Plan Costs In 2015

Report says employers kept costs low by making employees pay more for cheaper coverage.

April 13, 2016

Pioneering Technology From Mayo Could Better Diagnose Liver Issues

Magnetic resonance elastography (MRE) is proving better at diagnosing cases of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

April 13, 2016

There's a bill to help babies by giving them a box to sleep in

A bill to give more Minnesota babies a safe place to sleep says boxes are the answer. State Rep. Dave Pinto of St. Paul presented the bill on Tuesday, saying the “Baby Box” approach is...

April 12, 2016


How Mayo Is Maximizing On The Medical Device Tax Suspension

Since the U.S. Congress suspended the 2.3 percent tax in December, medical tech companies have been making the most of the situation.

April 12, 2016

St. Paul CEO's body is found floating in northern MN river

The body of a Twin Cities CEO has been pulled from a river in northern Minnesota. The East Grand Forks Exponent reports that the body was spotted floating in the Rainy River a mile east of Baudette...

April 11, 2016

Monteris Medical Wins FDA Clearance For Epilepsy Study

The medical device maker from Plymouth hopes to develop a treatment plan for 1 million epileptic Americans with no other medical options.

April 11, 2016

EmboMedics Receives $4.3M Infusion For Cancer Treatment Device

The medical biotech startup from Maple Grove amassed a total of $8 million over the last two years.

April 11, 2016


Medtronic’s Pill-Sized Pacemaker Wins FDA Approval

The world’s smallest pacemaker is officially on doctors’ shelves.

April 07, 2016

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