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

St. Jude-backed device gets FDA approval

The company is taking full ownership of the developer of the wireless monitoring system.

Updated: May 29, 2014, - 08:58 AM

Star Tribune 100: Retailers fall into a rut

Most of Minnesota's big companies fared well in 2013, but a few big retailers had really tough years — and it shows.

Updated: May 25, 2014, - 11:44 AM

UnitedHealthcare takes initiative to enhance health literacy

UnitedHealthcare is striving to simplify its communications to help people improve their health literacy.

Updated: May 17, 2014, - 04:50 PM

Interim CEO Leitz gets nod to lead MNsure long term

Scott Leitz has been interim chief at Minnesota’s health insurance exchange since mid-December.

Updated: May 01, 2014, - 05:22 AM

Obituary: Lloyd Ohme, rowing competitor and coach

Lloyd Ohme was anything but subtle when it came to the sport of rowing.“His passion was on the verge of...

Updated: April 29, 2014, - 08:16 PM

MNsure refines grantmaking process

The state health organization drew criticism last year over who got grants and who didn’t.

Updated: April 24, 2014, - 09:35 PM

MNsure crosses key milestone: 50,000 enrollees

Hitting the numbers could help the insurance exchange become self-sufficient under the federal health law.

Updated: April 24, 2014, - 05:44 AM

Novu website makes wellness fun and rewarding

The program blends online games and social media tools to encourage people to achieve their health care goals.

Updated: April 19, 2014, - 02:00 PM

UnitedHealth sees impact of health law; profit falls 8%

Earnings were down 8% at UnitedHealth Group, the largest U.S. health insurer.

Updated: April 17, 2014, - 09:00 PM

MNsure taps Deloitte to finish website

Deloitte will concentrate on fixing balky website.

Updated: April 17, 2014, - 07:12 PM

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