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

Glitch-weary MNsure customers may get break

Obama policy change could allow people to retroactively claim discounts on coverage bought outside state health exchange.

Updated: March 04, 2014, - 05:18 AM

A fresh start, against all odds

FICTION: A woman pushes through racism and sexism to save a fallow Louisiana sugar cane farm from the auction block.

Updated: March 01, 2014, - 03:38 PM

Best Buy sharpens its cost-cutting

Added reductions won’t rely on layoffs, CEO Joly said.

Updated: February 28, 2014, - 05:27 AM

MNsure trims projections for private-plan enrollments

MNsure scaled back its estimates Wednesday for how many Minnesotans will end up using the website to enroll in private plans, but officials maintained that the agency will still be able to balance its budget.

Updated: February 27, 2014, - 05:19 AM

Net income up 55 percent at Mayo Clinic for 2013

The health care system treated more patients, but also saw a big jump in gifts. Job cuts also played a...

Updated: February 26, 2014, - 09:26 PM

Obituary: Bunny Marotta, World War II veteran, nature lover

Perhaps it was always in the cards that Bunny Marotta would be a seeker of adventures.Her given name was Juanita,...

Updated: February 25, 2014, - 10:23 PM

Hospitals provided $521 million in uncompensated care

But hospitals could see fewer uncompensated expenses in the future with Affordable Care Act.

Updated: February 25, 2014, - 08:55 PM

Minnesota Poll: Party split felt over MNsure, health reform

Republicans expect decline under law, DFLers expect same or better.

Updated: February 25, 2014, - 05:41 AM

Horst Rechelbacher, Aveda founder, dead at 72

Hair-care entrepreneur had a rags-to-riches life story, launching the beauty company in 1978 with a staff of two and making himself a millionaire.

Updated: February 15, 2014, - 11:00 PM

MNsure error rates improve as sign-up gets easier

The insurance exchange appears to be turning a corner and had signed up 92,498 people as of this past weekend.

Updated: February 13, 2014, - 05:36 AM

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