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More than 16,000 have applied for insurance since special period began late last month.
As the number of Minnesota deaths from COVID-19 grew by two to 24, the pandemic's financial shock became clearer.
See things ranging from ventilator tallies to total unemployment claims on a new online dashboard that state officials say will provide daily updates.
Plans covering 2.4 million in state posted about $220 million in operating income last year.
While preparing for a surge at hospitals, outpatient care centers go dark and workers are told to stay home.
The shutdown of elective procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic is cutting the volume of patients.
UnitedHealth Group said it will provide $50 million to support groups most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.The Minnetonka-based health care company said it would work…
Newly declared patients included a 2-year-old as concern grows about the virus' spread in long-term care facilities.
Minnesota researchers offered a detailed look at the predictive modeling that influenced Gov. Tim Walz's use of the strategy, saying the move could reduce predicted deaths by up to a third.
"I don't think it's likely that one vaccine alone is going to meet all the different needs we have," says Mayo's Dr. Gregory Poland.