Local Health Buzz

Make good on mental health parity

Fifty years later, Kennedy’s challenge remains unmet

Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) is Oct. 6-12. This is a time to raise awareness in our community about these very common treatable illnesses. In nearly 20 communities in Minnesota, events are being held to educate people about mental illnesses and to discuss what the community can do to improve the lives of children and adults with mental illnesses and their families.

Trauma Informed Care

Marketplace IT Glitches: The Sky Is Not Falling

This week, the health insurance marketplaces created by the Affordable Care Act are open for business, introducing people who are uninsured or who buy coverage on their own to a new way to shop for coverage.

How Expansion Will Change The Look Of Medicaid

Nurse Practitioners and Primary Care

Chart: Here’s how Obamacare’s markets are shaping up