Health

New Insurance Rates Requested for 2018

Local health care providers met a 6pm deadline on Tuesday for proposed new health insurance premium rates for 2018. Consumers still on Obamacare continue to be concerned about…

2018 South Dakota Health Insurance Premiums In Flux

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - It's a stressful time of year when we are asked to renew our health insurance policies and take a look at any increased expenses we will have to pay as premiums continue to rise. On average,…

Director, Locum Tenens Services | Clinic Administration

Leader in innovative healthcare staffing and related services, including locum tenens and team-based staffing, transition management services, and service line consulting. Must be sales & service oriented with an operational and entrepreneurial inclination. Responsible for the sourcing and recruiting of…

State Examining Impact Of End To Health Care Subsidies

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota's Division of Insurance is analyzing the impact of President Donald Trump's plan to halt payments to insurers under the Obama-era health care law. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services made the announcement…

Minnesota To Sue Over Trump Health Care Move

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota is joining a lawsuit over President Donald Trump's decision to stop federal payments to insurers that had helped hold premiums down for people buying insurance under the Obama-era health care law. The White House…

Health Insurance Industry Warns Against Trump Health Care Plan

WASHINGTON (AP) - The health insurance industry says the billions of dollars in "Obamacare" subsidies that President Donald Trump is halting are not a "bailout" that companies are using to line their coffers. America's Health Insurance Plans and the Blue…

SF School District Offering Free Flu Shots

Middle and high schools in Sioux Falls are offering free flu shots to students. Students at Washington High School lined up for their shots Wednesday.  The free clinic is set up to keep students and staff healthy during flu season. …

SAB Biotherapeutics Expanding Facility to Canton

CANTON, S.D.- A Sioux Falls biopharmaceutical company is expanding on an 80-acre property near Canton. It’ll be home to cattle, but it's not your typical farm. The animals could help people fight…

3 Meals In 30 Minutes Or Less

Watch the video above for three healthy meals you can make in thirty minutes or less from Annie Mello's new e-cookbook, "Cooking Fit: A Fit Chic LA's Guide to Healthy Eating." For a…

Raising Awareness For Mental Illness

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - A mental health condition affects one in five people in the United States. The condition usually comes with a negative stigma about it. A grassroots organization is…

Iowa Reports 1st Confirmed West Nile Virus Death For 2017

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Officials have announced the year's first confirmed death from West Nile virus in Iowa. The Iowa Public Health Department said in a news release Friday that an adult woman from southwest Iowa died earlier this…

Medica To Leave ND Health Insurance Exchange In 2018

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - Minnesota-based health insurer Medica plans to leave North Dakota's health insurance exchange in 2018. North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Jon Godfread said Thursday that Medica does not intend to sign an agreement with the federal government to…

Iowa's Proposed Medicaid Cut Could Signal New GOP Strategy

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Iowa's effort to cut a key Medicaid benefit could foreshadow other state-level efforts to change the safety net program after Congress repeatedly failed to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Federal health officials could decide as…

FDA Approves 1st Blood Sugar Monitor Without Finger Pricks

Federal regulators have approved the first continuous blood sugar monitor for diabetics that doesn't need backup finger prick tests. Current models require users to test a drop of blood twice daily to calibrate, or adjust, the monitor. The discomfort of…

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