Rochester Approves $4.9M Subsidy for First Destination Medical Center Building
Rochester Approves $4.9M Subsidy for First Destination Medical Center Building

With deal in hand, developer Mortenson eyes fourth-quarter groundbreaking.

Few Patients Comparison Shop for Care Based on Price
Few Patients Comparison Shop for Care Based on Price

Study cites provider preferences, not knowing how to find price information as biggest barriers.

Stephen Hemsley Stepping Down as CEO of UnitedHealth in September
Stephen Hemsley Stepping Down as CEO of UnitedHealth in September

David Wichmann, who is the current president of UnitedHealth and one of the first people hired by Hemsley, was named as Hemsley’s successor.

Mayo Clinic Tops ‘Best Hospitals’ List for Third Time in Four Years
Mayo Clinic Tops ‘Best Hospitals’ List for Third Time in Four Years

Abbott Northwestern earned the top spot among the hospitals in the Twin Cities area.

Calyxt Signs Construction-Leaseback Deal for New Roseville HQ
Calyxt Signs Construction-Leaseback Deal for New Roseville HQ

Updated plans for 10-acre campus site come as part of firm’s $62M IPO.

Employers Working to Avoid Big Jump in Health Costs Next Year

Reports say employees should expect more restrictions on prescription drug benefits in 2018.

TreeHouse Health Adds Alska to Portfolio
TreeHouse Health Adds Alska to Portfolio

The company is helping to connect caregivers through a shared online portal.

PTSD Added to Eligible Conditions for State Cannabis Program
PTSD Added to Eligible Conditions for State Cannabis Program

Adding intractable pain to the list last year boosted program enrollment significantly.

Hospitals Embracing Value-Based Reimbursement for Own Employees

Survey finds half of hospitals use value-based contracts to control worker health costs.