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November 23, 2016
Alan O'Neil, CEO of Unity Medical Center in Grafton, explains how a new medicine dispenser at the Grafton Hospital, as well as other improvements, aid health care providers in keeping track of medical records and streamline services. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Despite challenges, hospitals are vital to rural communities, health care, experts say
November 23, 2016 - 7:44pm
November 16, 2016
MNsure executive Allison O'Toole tells reporters Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016, that her agency sold more health insurance policies the first two days they were available  than it did by Thanksgiving a year ago. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
As uncertainty surrounds Affordable Care Act, some hold off on MNsure
November 16, 2016 - 5:39pm
November 14, 2016
Chronic illnesses drive soaring health insurance costs in MN
November 14, 2016 - 6:34pm
October 26, 2016
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown said he will call for Gov. Mark Dayton to resign if progress isn't made on health insurance. Forum News Service file photo by Don Davis
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Top MN GOP official wants health insurance action or Dayton's resignation
October 26, 2016 - 2:36pm
October 22, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Minnesotans have more than 2 presidential candidates available
October 22, 2016 - 9:50am
October 12, 2016
Gov. Mark Dayton autographs a sign of the new MNSure health insurance marketplace Wednesday, March 20, 2013, after signing a bill making it law. With him is Senate bill author Sen. Tony Lourey of Kerrick. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Dayton: 'Affordable Care Act is no longer affordable'
October 12, 2016 - 1:35pm
October 1, 2016
An entrance sign to a hospital is seen in Dallas, Texas, October 4, 2014.  REUTERS/Jim Young
Column: In-patient or not? Medicare requires hospitals to tell you
October 1, 2016 - 5:30am
September 30, 2016
MNsure CEO Allison O'Toole says on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, that 100,000 Minnesotans qualify for reductions in health insurance premiums, but they have not applied for the. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Growing insurance premiums frustrate farmers, self-employed
September 30, 2016 - 4:02pm
Minnesota Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman announces on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, that health insurance premiums for individual policies will rise 50 percent to 67 percent next year. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Individual health insurance premiums soar in Minnesota
September 30, 2016 - 2:40pm
September 16, 2016
LETTER: Make no mistake, health care still is an issue
September 16, 2016 - 11:44pm
September 4, 2016
Sanford tweaks efficiencies to cope with patient influx in Fargo
September 4, 2016 - 3:43pm
September 2, 2016
Alan O'Neil, CEO of Unity Medical Center in Grafton, N.D., explains how a new medicine dispenser at the Grafton hospital, as well as other improvements, help health care providers keep track of medical records and streamline services. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Grafton medical center aims to improve patient privacy, services with expansion, renovation plans
September 2, 2016 - 6:13pm
August 26, 2016
Nurses at 5 Twin Cities sites set Labor Day strike
August 26, 2016 - 7:14pm
July 24, 2016
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota is launching a new program that over time will base payments on value in a collaboration with health providers. File photo/Forum News Service
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota shifting to paying providers based on performance
July 24, 2016 - 6:34pm
June 30, 2016
Dr. Colin Fennell, chief medical officer of RiverView Health, is interviewed in his office in East Grand Forks, Minn. on June 27, 2016. (Meg Oliphant/Grand Forks Herald)
RiverView Health offers up to $20,000 to 'community recruiters' in fight against physician shortage
June 30, 2016 - 5:28pm