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September 23, 2013
Oncology services continue to grow at Sanford Worthington Medical Center
WORTHINGTON — One of the most significant changes at Sanford Worthington Medical Center in the past five years is in the area of oncology. “As...
September 23, 2013 - 10:12pm
September 6, 2013
More debate on insurance
By DON DAVIS, Forum News Service ST.
September 6, 2013 - 9:40pm
August 5, 2013
Letter: What will your health care cost?
After using the calculator by putting in my income according to line 27 on the 1040 federal form, I found out that both my wife and me will have our rates nearly double for health care insurance.
August 5, 2013 - 4:06pm
Letter: Higher costs don't equal affordability
With the recent implementation of the Affordable Care Act, we have begun noticing the adverse effects of this imposed law.
August 5, 2013 - 11:54am
July 23, 2013
Column: The Affordable Care Act's youth problem
WASHINGTON — Young Americans may soon experience “sticker shock” when shopping for health insurance. A new survey of insurers estimates that premiums will almost triple for a hypothetical 27-year-old man next year, once all the federal health reform law’s rules take effec...
July 23, 2013 - 9:02am
July 12, 2013
Column: The road to constitutional crisis
CHANHASSEN -- Last week, President Obama declared that he would not implement United States law if it was politically or logistically inconvenient to do so. His administration quietly sent out a web posting advising the nation that large employers would not have to comply with the...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
July 10, 2013
As others see it: A sensible delay
No less than the U.S. Chamber of Commerce praised the Obama administration last week for delaying implementation of a central requirement of the Affordable Health Care Act. The administration recognized businesses required to cover workers or face fines need more time to update health...
July 10, 2013 - 12:00am
April 25, 2013
Letter: Hamilton - I'm fighting for long-term care facilities, nursing homes
During a comprehensive health and human services finance bill debate on the Minnesota House floor, I -- as well as other rural lawmakers -- made the attempt to give nursing homes and long-term care facilities and their employees much-needed funding increases.
April 25, 2013 - 12:00am
April 23, 2013
Letter: Pay raises needed for those who care for our elderly, developmentally disabled
I will support legislation that is intended to give nursing homes, group homes and long-term care facilities -- and their employees -- a long-overdue pay raise. The Democrats are proposing an increase of $3 billion in state spending that will impact every hardworking taxpayer in...
April 23, 2013 - 12:00am
April 11, 2013
Letter: Many deserve thanks for cottage fundraiser
The eighth annual Sunset Cottage Fundraiser was a great success. Thank you to each of you who attended and those who purchased items at the auction, both live and silent. We are grateful for all of you who made such wonderful donations.
April 11, 2013 - 12:00am
April 9, 2013
Letter: Cuts to long-term care are shocking, wrong
Recently, the Minnesota House Democratic majority unveiled its budget targets for the next two years. The proposal would spend more than $39 billion on state government programs -- nearly $4 billion more than what's being spent in our current budget -- and contains a $2.4 billion...
April 9, 2013 - 12:00am
April 2, 2013
Letter: State's payment rate to nursing homes must increase
Two weeks ago, legislative leaders in St. Paul released budget targets that should be of grave concern for Minnesota seniors and anyone who has a grandparent or parent in Long Term Care, or a family member who works in the profession. While many in St. Paul have expressed bipartisan...
April 2, 2013 - 12:00am
March 29, 2013
As others see it: Oversight failure hurts
People often wonder why Minnesotans have become so skeptical of state government.
March 29, 2013 - 12:00am
March 15, 2013
Ready for reform
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota is just a few steps away from some of the biggest health insurance reforms in recent history. Lawmakers have worked out...
March 15, 2013 - 9:31pm
March 13, 2013
Letter: Health care exchange does more harm than good
The Minnesota House has approved legislation that creates a health insurance exchange in Minnesota. I opposed this version of the legislation because the bill does not guarantee better health care, lower insurance premiums, increased coverage or savings in the health care system. When...
March 13, 2013 - 12:00am