A federal program subsidizing the health care costs of retirees not eligible for Medicare will end in about two weeks — at least a year early.
Minnesota hospitals get a nearly $3 million federal grant to improve safety in the nation's health care centers.
A program subsidizing the health care costs of early retirees will run out of money two years early.
The Robina Foundation will fund a multi-year program designed to better coordinate support for patients in the later stages of illnesses such as cancer, heart failure, and Alzheimer's. The project is aimed at patients who have life expectancies between six months and two years.
Prototypes of possible models for Minnesota's health exchanges are now online and will allow consumers to shop for health coverage, compare health plans, and guide eligible residents through the process of applying for public subsidies.
Minnesotans will be able to test drive the state's future health insurance marketplace when several prototypes of insurance exchanges are made available online Monday for public review.
More than $6 million in federal health care funds will come to Minnesota after all. The money was at the heart of a political skirmish between Gov. Mark Dayton and State Sen. David Hann, R-Eden Prairie.
The federal government has given the Minnesota Board on Aging $150,000 to step up efforts to combat Medicare fraud in the state.
The rancor grows between Gov. Mark Dayton and GOP state Sen. David Hann over the use of federal health grants.
The Governor's task force to improve Minnesota's health care system met for the first time Monday.
A task force met to begin the job of shaping an insurance exchange for Minnesota. The online marketplaces are a key part of the federal health care law.
State Republican lawmakers are trying to determine their best stance towards the state-based insurance exchanges mandated as part of the health care overhaul.
Gov. Mark Dayton issued an executive order today that establishes a new state task force on health care reform.
A partnership between two rivals offers a glimpse of the future under a cornerstone of the federal health care overhaul.
The federal government released much-anticipated rules today about how a centerpiece of the federal health care law will work — a program intended to spur medical providers into forming Accountable Care Organizations.