Local health care providers told members of the House Health Care and Human Services Finance Division how rural health care is managing under newly passed legislation that results in patients under the former General Assistance Medical Care program having to travel to a Twin Cities hospital for treatment. From left are panel members Rep. Erin Murphy, DFL-St. Paul, and Chairman Tom Huntley, DFL-Duluth, and Reps. John Persell, DFL-Bemidji, and Brita Sailer, DFL-Park Rapids. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
Minnesota House: GAMC solution draining rural hospitals
Democrats on a House health care panel remain convinced, after hearing from Bemidji health care providers Friday, that Minnesota must join early federal Medicaid enrollment.
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