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Blue Cross Blue Shield To Cut 450 IT Jobs Over 4 Years

Minnesota’s largest health insurer announced it plans to eliminate hundreds of jobs Wednesday. MPR reported Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota is planning to eliminate 450 jobs.

08/05/2015

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Cost Of Health Care Premiums Could Increase Dramatically

Health care premiums in Minnesota could skyrocket next year, if providers get their way. Eight Minnesota health insurers have proposed premium increases ranging from 11 to 74 percent.

06/04/2015

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Insurer That Runs Blue Cross Blue Shield Hacked

The FBI is investigating the hacking of one of the nation’s largest health insurers. Anthem runs Blue Cross Blue Shield plans in more than a dozen states. The company discovered last week that hackers accessed as many as 80 million customer records.

02/05/2015

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Minn. Insurance Companies Oppose Obama’s Extension

Minnesota’s largest private insurance companies are opposing President Barack Obama’s plan to let people keep existing insurance for at least a year under his health care law.

11/18/2013

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Mom Sues After Therapy Was Denied To Son With Autism

A Minnesota mom says she’s suing two major insurance companies for not providing her son with the care he needs.

12/04/2012

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Minn. HMOs Agree To Give Back Excess ’11 Profits

Four large nonprofit health plans will return excess profits from public health care contracts to the state under a yearlong deal announced Tuesday by Gov. Mark Dayton.

04/05/2011

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Man Lives In Glass Apartment Inside Mall Of America

St. Paul’s Scott Jorgenson, the “Human Doing” is spending a month in a glass apartment in an attempt to show us all how to live a healthier life.

03/28/2011

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Minnesota Ranks Low On Couch Potato List

A federal study suggests that Minnesota has fewer “couch potatoes” than many states.

02/17/2011

BlueCross BlueShield of Minnesota

Medicare from Blue.  When things change for you Are you considering your Medicare plan options? Everyone has different needs when it comes to choosing a Medicare plan. Choosing the best plan for you means asking […]

10/16/2010

John talks about a non-smoking policy in the workplace

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06/01/2010