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February 8, 2017
Premium perk: State medical benefits generous but may not tell full story
BISMARCK — North Dakota legislators appear to be backing away from Gov. Doug Burgum's proposal that state employees pay 5 percent of their medical insurance, but even with that increase, state workers would pay less than others. Currently, the state pays all of its employees'...
February 8, 2017 - 8:46pm
January 25, 2017
Dayton seeks health insurance purchase extension
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans who buy individual health insurance policies have until Tuesday, Jan. 31, to enroll for coverage this year, unless...
January 25, 2017 - 5:17pm
January 9, 2017
Health insurers won't cover medical marijuana in North Dakota
FARGO — North Dakota voters overwhelmingly approved the legalization of medical marijuana, and lawmakers are grappling with launching the...
January 9, 2017 - 6:48am
November 8, 2016
State health insurance rates up, but many still lack coverage
If you go What: JRMC U Forum on Health Insurance When: 11:15 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 10 Where: Legacy Center, 419 5th St. NE, Jamestown Information:...
November 8, 2016 - 6:39am
October 31, 2016
Dayton, leaders plan meeting to talk about soaring health insurance
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders are discussing how they can deal with soaring health insurance premiums. Dayton spokesman Sam Fettig said the governor plans to meet Tuesday morning, Nov. 1, with House Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown. The governor's met with...
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October 31, 2016 - 4:23pm
October 26, 2016
Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's top elected Republican says he will call for Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's resignation if he does not put in enough effort to solve what is widely regarded as a health insurance crisis. House Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, said on Wednesday, Oct. 26, that the...
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October 26, 2016 - 3:11pm
January 4, 2016
'Grandfathered' health plans draw mixed reviews
FARGO—After Katie and Patrick Lamb had their second child a few months ago, the Fargo couple began looking for a birth control option through their health insurance plan. She assumed that with passage of the Affordable Care Act, contraception would be covered by insurance....
January 4, 2016 - 7:20am
North Dakota has 4,357 sign up for health insurance
BISMARCK -- In North Dakota, 4,357 people have signed up so far through the federal marketplace for health insurance next year, according to numbers released this week by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The open enrollment period ends Jan. 31, but people who want...
December 4, 2015 - 8:50am
August 18, 2015
Expanded Medicaid is working in North Dakota
North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple, who was among a handful of Republican governors to sign on to Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act, did the right thing. He took a lot of political heat from his own party, but resisted. He not only was right at the time, he since...
August 18, 2015 - 8:02am
June 20, 2015
Rate increases proposed by insurers for 2016
GRAND FORKS -- Some of the biggest insurance companies in North Dakota and Minnesota have proposed double-digit rate increases for premiums on plans purchased outside of the workplace, a trend one official said has to do with higher health care costs. Blue Cross Blue Shield, the...
June 20, 2015 - 8:27am
June 8, 2015
Blue Cross Blue Shield may have worked against competition
FARGO—The Red River is a border the Blue Cross Blue Shield plans in North Dakota and Minnesota agree not to cross in selling health insurance to customers. Those exclusive territorial agreements form a hallmark of Blue Cross Blue Shield plans nationwide—which...
June 8, 2015 - 6:52am
May 19, 2015
Health insurance another test for some college grads
DULUTH, Minn. -- As students graduate from college, they might need one more crash course: Health insurance 101. "It's worth it to think about...
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May 19, 2015 - 8:53am
May 5, 2015
JPS health insurance premium could
By Chris Olson The Jamestown Sun If no changes are made to the Jamestown Public School District’s health insurance coverage for its employees, the cost for coverage to the district could increase in a worst-case scenario by more than $900,000. The Jamestown School Board reviewed...
May 5, 2015 - 7:28am
March 27, 2015
House passes bill that could spoil health insurance deal
N.D. House passes bill concerning Sanford Health.
March 27, 2015 - 6:51am
March 11, 2015
North Dakota residents sign up for health care
BISMARCK — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has reported that 18,171 North Dakota residents selected health insurance plans for this year in the federal marketplace under the Affordable Care Act. The number, announced Tuesday, was through Feb. 22. The report shows...
March 11, 2015 - 7:17am