Freeborn backs out of health alliance

Freeborn backs out of health alliance

There are 2 comments on the Owatonna People's Press story from Jan 25, 2011, titled Freeborn backs out of health alliance. In it, Owatonna People's Press reports that:

By ASHLEY PETERSON apeterson@owatonna.com OWATONNA - Though Freeborn County has been part of the governing board of South Country Health Alliance since its inception in 2001, the Freeborn County board of commissioners voted to sever its working relationship with the insurance provider and thus pass some of the responsibility through a contract onto ...

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mistified

Faribault, MN

#1 Jan 26, 2011
So, when a program has extremely high approval ratings from the people enrolled, an excellent member services staff which is LOCAL and familiar with the services available in the area, and SAVES MONEY vs. traditional medical assistance, you choose to pull out? Brilliant idea, Freeborn County Board. If I could afford to move and stay on SCHA, I would. One of the few progressive and forward thinking things we have here, and it gets scuttled.
mistified

Faribault, MN

#2 Jan 26, 2011
My town is showing up as Faribault, but I am in Albert Lea. And I will be finding out who voted to end SCHA in Freeborn County and telling everyone I know who NOT to vote for in the next election.

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