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Putting A Value On Value

The shift to value-based reimbursement should shift money back to employers.

March 25, 2015

Dayton calls for review of MNsure; House panel votes to drop it

Gov. Mark Dayton said Monday he wants a top-to-bottom review of MNsure, the statewide health care insurance exchange, and would be open to a variety of solutions to make it work better – up to and...

March 16, 2015


Minneapolis-Based Nonprofit Helps Disabled Adults Find Meaningful Work

Founded four decades ago in Red Wing, Opportunity Services has 10 offices in Minnesota, three in Florida and one in Massachusetts.

March 06, 2015

Mayo Clinic has a banner year; income up 36 percent in 2014

For Mayo Clinic, 2014 was a very good year. The hospital and clinic system based in Rochester, Minn., saw its operating income increase by more than one-third last year, which was its strongest...

March 04, 2015

Will an aspirin a day improve heart health? Target, U of M plan study to find out

A large number of Minnesotans can expect to be quizzed about their aspirin use. The Minnesota Daily reports a joint campaign between Minneapolis-based retail giant Target and the University of...

March 02, 2015

Report: MN hospitals making more mistakes – but they resulted in fewer deaths

The number of mistakes hospitals made increased slightly last year, but the number of deaths as a result of those errors declined, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. The department...

February 26, 2015

Telecommute to your doctor's office? Bill would make insurance cover it

With doctors and patients making more use of “telemedicine,” some Minnesota lawmakers say insurance companies should be required to cover appointments that occur over a computer...

February 25, 2015

Minnesota is one of the most-insured states in the US, poll says

The number of people in Minnesota without health insurance is one of the lowest rates in the nation, according to a new report. A Gallup poll looked at states’ uninsured rates heading into...

February 25, 2015

Delta is adding more flights from Rochester to MSP – and dropping Detroit

Delta Airlines is changing two of its well-known flight options: One is ending, and the other is set to expand. On April 9, the airline will pull the plug on daily nonstop flights from Rochester...

February 24, 2015

More than 300K Minnesotans had data compromised in Anthem breach

The personal information of more than 300,000 Minnesotans may have been stolen by hackers who breached healthcare giant Anthem earlier this month. Minnesota’s Department of Commerce says an...

February 24, 2015

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