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January 14, 2014
Nurse practitioner Alison Romstad checks Doris Lofgren’s blood pressure on Nov. 22 in Wyoming. The 91-year-old is doing well, but she needs regular monitoring to keep her blood pressure levels in check. As the aging population grows, nurse practitioners are expected to play a bigger role in extending routine medical care to patients. Lorna Benson | MPR News
U of M advanced nurses program receives $10 million
January 14, 2014 - 11:19pm
December 27, 2013
Dayton: MNsure getting better, challenges remain
December 27, 2013 - 1:06pm
December 20, 2013
MNsure extends sign-up deadline to Dec. 31
December 20, 2013 - 12:29pm
December 19, 2013
Dayton: I'm ultimately responsible if MNsure fails
December 19, 2013 - 12:47pm
December 18, 2013
MNsure Chairrman Brian Beutner, left, and new Chief Executive Officer Scott Leitz stand in front of MNsure mascots, Bemidji's Babe the Blue Ox and Paul Bunyan on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, as they talk to reporters. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
MNsure promises improvement and looks into extending deadline
December 18, 2013 - 2:31pm
December 16, 2013
A screen shot of the MNsure website on Monday. (Don Davis | Forum Communications)
Web woes near deadline are latest MNsure problem
December 16, 2013 - 8:07pm
December 11, 2013
MNsure call center wait times hit 60 minutes
December 11, 2013 - 9:25am
November 18, 2013
Dayton switches on health plans
November 18, 2013 - 8:17pm
November 14, 2013
U.S. President Barack Obama talks about the Affordable Care Act in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, November 14, 2013. Scrambling to fix flaws in his signature healthcare law, Obama on Thursday announced a plan to let insurance companies renew for one year the health plans for consumers whose policies would be otherwise canceled.
Obamacare: Obama says he will allow old plans
November 14, 2013 - 11:30am
Survey finds many happy with their health care
August 14, 2013 - 11:13am
August 5, 2013
Franken touts health rebates for 9,000 Minnesotans
August 5, 2013 - 9:14am
July 2, 2013
BSU to host SCRUBS Camp
July 2, 2013 - 3:08pm
June 26, 2013
Breaking ground in Bagley; clinic set to open later this year
June 26, 2013 - 8:18pm
May 16, 2013
6-year-old boy undergoes heart transplant at Mayo
May 16, 2013 - 9:40am
April 26, 2013
Sens. LeRoy Stumpf of Plummer, left, and Tony Lourey of Kerrick talk Thursday before debate on Lourey's state health-care funding bill. Don Davis | Forum News Service
Legislature set to make more health care changes
April 26, 2013 - 12:14am