Jackie Crosby

Reporter | The business of health care
Phone: 612-673-7335
Crosby covers the business aspects of health care in Minnesota, from small clinics to major hospital groups, as well as insurers. She also writes about UnitedHealth Group, the largest publicly traded company in the state.

Recent content from Jackie Crosby

Thomas M. Crosby Jr. attorney, civic leader, mayorCivic leader loved the country life

It was time to tap the maple trees this spring, and Tom Crosby was weakened by chemotherapy. But nothing could...

Updated: May 31, 2013, - 01:31 PM

Courage Center, Sister Kenny to complete merger Saturday

The new Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute will be fifth-largest such operation in U.S.

Updated: May 29, 2013, - 09:18 PM

Body of toddler found near Elk River campground

Authorities recovered the body of Daisy Jo Holland Sunday afternoon, nearly two days after she vanished from a campground in Elk River. She would have turned 2 on Monday.

Updated: May 26, 2013, - 09:32 PM

Plymouth company helps hospitals get cash for old equipment

By providing data on current resale values, Miga Solutions helps hospitals get cash for old equipment.

Updated: May 25, 2013, - 12:09 PM

Healthier living via video game? Twin Cities insurers think so

Twin Cities insurers say gaming has broad potential, from treating chronically ill kids to well-baby care.

Updated: May 22, 2013, - 10:51 AM

A conversation with Fawn Lopez, publisher of Modern Healthcare

A magazine publisher said health care has a particular need for women’s perspectives.

Updated: May 11, 2013, - 05:30 PM

University of Minnesota considers new Fairview agreement

A deal that university regents will consider Friday would include $90 million toward the medical school’s mission over 10 years.

Updated: May 10, 2013, - 12:02 AM

Prices for health care services vary widely among hospitals

National study of 3,300 hospitals shows that what you pay for health care depends on where you’re treated.

Updated: May 09, 2013, - 10:03 AM

Pentagon pushes UnitedHealth on Tricare delays

The insurer attributed delays in paperwork for new military clients to high patient volume.

Updated: May 07, 2013, - 09:21 PM

Blue Cross delays Minnesota payment plan switch

Rural hospitals that stand to lose money had protested a new reimbursement approach that was about to go into effect.

Updated: May 01, 2013, - 08:52 PM

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