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August 19, 2013
Paul and Babe ads rankle Bemidji leaders
BEMIDJI — Minnesota’s newly created health exchanged unveiled its ad campaign Sunday, with a couple of recognizable figures as its stars. The MNsure ads feature Bemidji’s Paul Bunyan statue getting into various dilemmas that would require the legendary giant to visit...
news / region
August 19, 2013 - 3:20pm
November 14, 2012
Common Currency: Health care defines 'aristocrats,' have-nots
The word aristocracy comes to us from the Greek words "aristos", meaning excellent, and "kratos," meaning power. As a definition of a system that provides privilege and entitle- ment to its members based on class rather than by merit, the roots of its meaning are both appropriate...
news / business
November 14, 2012 - 1:11pm
August 28, 2012
Minn. seeks ok to change Medicaid health plan
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is asking for federal permission to make changes to Minnesota's Medicaid program to save as much as $151 million over five years. The Democratic governor formally asked the U.S. Health and Human Services Department for a waiver from current...
August 28, 2012 - 4:39pm
March 9, 2012
Priorities developed for healthy community
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Too much of Hubbard County’s population is made up of obese, poor heavy drinkers. But public health officials have no thought about giving up and throwing in the towel. Instead, they’re declaring war. In January a Community Benefit...
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March 9, 2012 - 11:35am
September 15, 2011
St. Mary's clinic grand opening in DL
Essentia Health St. Mary's is opening its new clinic doors in anticipation of serving the next generation, while still serving those who have come through the door of the Detroit Lakes clinic and hospital for years. "With the completion of our medical office building, Essentia Health...
region / business
September 15, 2011 - 7:45am
August 18, 2011
Sanford nurses hold informational picket in Bemidji
August 18, 2011 - 8:00am
July 23, 2010
Minneapolis donor sparks chain of kidney transplants
One person's desire to save a stranger's life sparked a chain of surgeries involving 10 individuals and five kidney transplants at regional hospitals in less than a week. The chain of life-saving surgeries came through a regional "kidney swap" effort involving Sanford Medical Center...
July 23, 2010 - 6:27am
July 21, 2009
Health Integrated board elects former Blues president
Mike Unhjem, former president and chief executive officer of Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota, has been unanimously elected to the board of Health Integrated Inc. Health Integrated is a provider of health management solutions, with locations in Tampa, Fla., Pleasanton, Calif.,...
July 21, 2009 - 5:54am
July 20, 2009
People with flu urged to skip Minnesota fairs
When the new flu began to spread, many people were concerned about catching it from hogs because it was called swine flu. Now some are concerned that swine may get sick from flu-infected people, especially at local and state fairs. Minnesota Health Department's Buddy Ferguson said:...
July 20, 2009 - 7:17am
Minnesota prepares for fall flu outbreak
Health officials are preparing for a pandemic flu that kills many Minnesotans. Or a flu almost no one notices. Or something in between. "Anything...
July 20, 2009 - 7:11am
July 17, 2009
'Merger of equals' goes ahead
MeritCare and Sanford Health announced Thursday their intention to merge and disclosed that the joint organization would be incorporated in North...
July 17, 2009 - 7:20am
July 13, 2009
Daughter's death drives push for life
Loren and Monica Kersting lost their 14-year-old daughter five years ago. Still, she is with them every day and everywhere they go. Alexa Kersting...
July 13, 2009 - 6:58am
Health bill heads to questionable future
Minnesota lawmakers passed a massive health-care spending bill that favors nursing homes and programs for the poor, but may be short-lived. The...
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May 13, 2009 - 1:00pm