Relief Bill To Help Minnesotans With Skyrocketing PremiumsHelp is coming for thousands of Minnesotans hit with skyrocketing health care premiums.
MNsure Sign-Ups Exceed 100K As Premiums RiseOfficials at Minnesota's state-run insurance exchange say more than 103,000 people signed up for health coverage in the latest enrollment period.
Signing Up For MNsure? Deadline For Jan. 1 Coverage Is Midnight ThursdayIf you're signing up for health insurance through MNsure and you're looking for coverage starting Jan. 1, 2017, you have just a few days to enroll.
Gov. Dayton Details Rebate Plan For Facing Rising Health Care Premiums Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton detailed on Thursday his plan to reduce the cost many Minnesotans will encounter with rising health care premiums.
Audit: Minnesota Overspent On MNsure In 2015 By At Least $115 MillionA new state audit reports Minnesota overspent at least $115 million last year for people on MNsure who got who got the wrong health insurance benefits.
MNsure Extends Enrollment Deadline For Jan. 1With premiums skyrocketing, officials have extended the deadline for enrolling in Minnesota's health insurance program for coverage starting Jan. 1, 2016.
Reality Check: The Cost To Not Have Health Insurance In 2016It's an important time of year for thousands of Minnesotans: Time to sign up for next year's health insurance. And if you don't get it, get ready to pay up anyway. The new federal health care law requires American citizens to have health insurance.
Open Enrollment Period For MNsure BeginsOpen enrollment for MNsure started Sunday and officials say it's off to a good start. The interim president of MNsure says they have had hundreds of calls come into their call center on the first day, which is about the same amount as last year.
Minnesota Republicans Call For An End To MNsureMinnesota Republicans are calling for an end to Minnesota's online health care exchange. Republican lawmakers met at the State Capitol on Monday to hold a news conference after 180,000 Minnesotans on MnSure had their renewals delayed last week.
MNsure Misses Mark For Health Insurance SignupsMNsure has fallen short of its enrollment target for private plans. The exchange announced Wednesday it signed up about 60,000 Minnesotans for commercial coverage in its second round of open enrollment. MNsure's budget is based on netting 67,000 such enrollments.
Key Deadline Caps Off MNsure's Smoother Year 2 StartA key deadline Wednesday capped a smoother start — though it wasn't perfect — for the second year of the state health insurance exchange. MNsure officials said the website was stable and call wait times remained short as Minnesota residents rushed to beat the noon deadline to get coverage that starts Thursday. It was a marked change from MNsure last year, when long wait times and a crash-prone site frustrated consumers.
Next MNsure Enrollment Deadline Is Noon WednesdayMinnesota's health insurance exchange reminds residents that the deadline is noon Wednesday for enrolling in commercial health insurance coverage that takes effect Jan. 1.