Local Chef Donates $5K To Second Harvest Heartland To Fight Minnesota's COVID-19 Hunger CrisisWhile many restaurants are struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic, one owner is giving back to help those affected by hunger.
MNsure CEO Leaving To Join Health Advocacy GroupAllison O'Toole served nearly three years as the chief executive of MNsure.
100K Minnesotans Sign Up For Health Insurance Through MNsureGov. Mark Dayton and MNsure CEO Allison O'Toole released the new enrollment numbers Wednesday.
New Data Indicates MNsure Shoppers Getting OlderMinnesota's health insurance exchange has more to worry about than just politics. Data released Wednesday from the latest round of open enrollment shows its enrollees are getting older.
3rd Time's The Charm For MNsure Enrollment Goals?Did MNsure miss the mark on enrollment for a third straight year? Minnesota's health insurance exchange was due to report its registration tally on Monday. Open enrollment for consumer health plans ended on Sunday.
MNsure Says Early Enrollment Numbers Are EncouragingMNsure says it's tracking well to meet registration projections for this open enrollment period.
State Health Exchange To Refund $500K In Grant MoneyMinnesota's health insurance exchange will repay about $500,000 in federal grant money after using it to prepare unused office space for its call center and other staff. State exchange chief Allison O'Toole wrote a letter this week to a legislative oversight committee saying office remodeling isn't an allowable use of the money.
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.
MNsure Extends Enrollment Deadline For Jan. 1Officials have extended the deadline for enrolling in Minnesota's health insurance exchange for coverage starting Jan. 1. Minnesotans now have until Dec. 28 to enroll through MNsure and have their plan take effect at the start of the new year. The announcement was made Saturday.
MNsure Picks Internal Candidate To Lead Insurance MarketplaceMNsure has tapped its interim leader to run the health insurance exchange permanently even though she didn't apply for the job. The entity's board selected Allison O'Toole on Wednesday. She was chosen over Mark Nyquist, who was named the sole finalist for the position earlier this month.
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.
MNsure Customers Say They're Seeing Double-Digit HikesMNsure officials say they're ready to handle a flood of customers when open enrollment begins Sunday. The exchange is heading into its third round of open enrollment with more call center staff. Interim Chief Executive Officer Allison O'Toole said Wednesday they're already receiving calls from consumers worried about double-digit premium hikes for next year.
MNsure Touting Financial Help To Boost EnrollmentAfter two years of missing the mark on enrollment projections, Minnesota's health insurance exchange is heading into its third chapter armed with an unusual weapon: high insurance rates.
MNsure Tackles Tech Problems Weeks Before Signups StartState officials say they're on track to fix several longstanding technical issues at the health insurance exchange MNsure. MNsure's technological staff told state lawmakers Thursday they have major improvements to the exchange's back end system lined up for the weekend.
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.