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Health care

March 1, 2016
Expect a lot of talk but little action on MNsure in upcoming session
March 1, 2016 - 8:11pm
Uninsured rate in Minnesota nearly halves
March 1, 2016 - 10:14am
February 29, 2016
The newly-built Clara City Medical Center welcomes its first patients today. Citizens Alliance Bank included space for it in a new annex building it constructed. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Medical clinic returns to Clara City
February 29, 2016 - 11:44pm
February 17, 2016
MnSure officials respond to critics of liens
February 17, 2016 - 11:52pm
January 28, 2016
Audit: MNsure errors may top $200 million
January 28, 2016 - 11:24pm
January 26, 2016
Chronic diseases cost Minnesotans big money
January 26, 2016 - 11:40pm
January 4, 2016
Kelly Robinson, right, a registered nurse who works on a medical-surgical floor at Sanford Medical Center in Fargo, North Dakota,, gives a nursing report to Hannah Oswald, clinical care supervisor. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Sanford offering $20K bonuses to recruit acute care nurses in Minnesota, nationwide
January 4, 2016 - 1:55pm
January 2, 2016
Dr. Ronald Holmgren retired Dec. 31 after a 38-year career in family medicine at ACMC, including the past 15 years as the organization’s president and chief executive. (ANNE POLTA | TRIBUNE)
Holmgren winds up long career as Willmar family doctor, leader of regional clinic
January 2, 2016 - 12:37am
December 21, 2015
Relocation of Willmar hospital's laboratory will make way for permanent PET/CT
December 21, 2015 - 12:05am
December 1, 2015
Pam Gonnella says Tuesday that patients like her daughter, 33-year-old Sarah, need qualified people to care for them and caregivers need more money. (Don Davis | Forum News Service )
Home, community caregivers seek more state money
December 1, 2015 - 10:09pm
November 24, 2015
A Life Link III takes off from Sky Harbor Airport in Duluth in this August 2012 file photo. From its 24-hour base in Hibbing, (FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
'Flying ICU's' part of rural health care strategy in Willmar, growing number of Minnesota hospital systems
November 24, 2015 - 9:48am
November 18, 2015
MNsure’s interim CEO given permanent position
November 18, 2015 - 11:03pm
November 17, 2015
Sen. Kathy Sheran, DFL-Mankato, said Monday that no one had anticipated how quickly those with chronic illnesses would move from public to private insurance. Lawmakers who attended the town hall meeting on rising insurance costs in Olivia are, from left, Rep. Tim Miller, R-Prinsburg, Sen. Lyle Koenen, DFL-Clara City, Rep. Matt Dean, R-Dellwood and Sheran. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Citizens in west central Minnesota speak out on rising health insurance costs
November 17, 2015 - 11:33pm
August 18, 2015
SW Minn. health partnership achieves $4 million in savings
August 18, 2015 - 5:41pm
July 23, 2015
Nearly $2 billion in Minnesota spent on care that likely could have been avoided
July 23, 2015 - 10:00am