Scott Leitz

Nearly 3 Dozen Apply For Top Job At MNsureNearly three dozen applicants are vying for the top job at MNsure, but the health insurance exchange's interim chief executive isn't one of them. MNsure opened the chief executive spot this summer and received 34 applications, a MNsure spokesman said Friday. Former CEO Scott Leitz stepped down in May to take another job.
MNsure Starts Search For Permanent Chief ExecutiveMinnesota's health insurance exchange is looking for a permanent leader.
More Executive Turnover At MNsure As Chief Plans To ResignMNsure's chief executive is resigning to take another job, the health insurance exchange confirmed Monday, paving the way for a third leadership shakeup at the beleaguered agency in less than two years.
As Questions Mount, It's Game Time For MNsureAfter two years marked largely by disappointment, lawmakers and health care experts are warily eyeing Minnesota's health insurance exchange as it nears its toughest test yet.
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.
MNsure Prepares For Last Minute Rush Before Enrollment Period EndsAfter a rocky rollout last year, MNsure says things are running smoother in the final three days left to sign up for health insurance. Open enrollment period ends on Sunday.
MNsure Offers Additional Assistance As Enrollment Deadline ApproachesGovernor Mark Dayton is proclaiming Wednesday "MNsure Enrollment Day." The push is on to try to get 67,000 Minnesotans signed up for health insurance through MNsure by Sunday, Feb. 15.
MNsure Extends Call Center Hours Ahead Of DeadlineMNsure officials say the contact center's office hours have been extended for the last week of open enrollment.
Reality Check: The Price Of Not Buying Health InsuranceMinnesotans have until Feb. 15 to sign up for health care insurance or pay a tax penalty. And this year, that penalty could really sting. According to MNsure, the state's health care exchange, the 2015 penalty for not buying insurance coverage is:
Good Question: Why Is Our MNsure Open Enrollment Time Limited?The deadline to enroll is MNsure is this Feb. 15. After that, you’ll have to wait to sign up until the next open enrollment period, which will likely be later this year.
MNsure Gets Extra $34M From Feds For UpgradesMinnesota's health insurance exchange is getting some extra cash from the federal government. MNsure CEO Scott Leitz says they'll use an additional $34 million to make website improvements and smooth the transfer of data to insurance companies. MNsure has now received almost $190 million from the federal government.
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.