Health Policy 101

For many of us, the ins and outs of health care can be confusing; the complexities of health policy can be even more befuddling. Without a full understanding of the basics, it can be challenging to find common ground and progress toward an improved health care system difficult. We’ve collected some resources from a variety of experts to help Minnesotans better understand health care and health policy. Take a look around at the resources below and let us know what you think. Still have questions? Email us at

Health Care Glossary

Learn some of the key words and phrases used to describe health care.

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Health Care Overview

An overview of the health care system developed by the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business Center for Innovation in the Business of Healthcare with counsel and guidance from diverse Minnesota interests

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