MNsure Twitter chat recap

Here are the highlights from a Twitter chat about Minnesota’s upcoming online insurance marketplace, MNsure. MNsure Executive Director April Todd-Malmlov, “We know people have different attention spans for different types of media,” she said, “so we’re really trying to get out on all the different mechanisms to reach people where they are.”

The MNsure site is due to go live Oct. 1 and will allow Minnesotans to obtain government or commercial health coverage beginning in January.

Parental discretion is advised

Can I trust you with my data?

Pre-existing conditions

What will I pay in Taxes?

Rates and phase outs?

What are the plans priced at?

Analog or digital?

Effective date

Who pays to run MNsure?

Proof of income requirement?

About the rates

  • mgp

    Previous question:

    “With news of data breaches at DNR, elsewhere, how can I be sure my private health info will be kept safe”

    Answer:

    ” MNsure is committed to protecting data and will comply with strict state and federal privacy requirements.”

    No useful information in reply.

    what are “strict state and federal privacy requirements”

    How is this encouraging given the current condition? Is there any guarantee for info breech?