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2017 Questolution

Long time, no post! Times flies. The New Year draws closer with each passing hour. Perhaps you have begun to ponder your New Year’s Resolution. If you are anything like me, you are also promising yourself you'll keep your resolution past January 30th. Why are New...

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Beth’s Last Week

Today we're doing a special post for Beth Blaha's last week at MNCOME. She was a founding staff member, and has made our education department remarkable in many ways. She is moving on to a position with Medtronic, to focus on insulin pumps...

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Lessons learned about our patient portal

We've had our patient portal for almost a year now, and we've learned some important lessons. Aimee shares some tips below for making it easier to register, navigate, and use this incredibly handy tool. Registering MNCOME uses FollowMyHealth because we use Allscripts...

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Blog schedule is changing

Just a note that we are changing our blog schedule to once monthly instead of once weekly. We'll continue to let you know about new posts via Facebook. Thanks! Your MNCOME team

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Understanding your medical bill

Today's post is from Becky Gonzalez, COO and head of billing for MNCOME.  I’ve seen a few articles about medical billing, cost, and price transparency online lately. Fortunately, a lot of the issues out there don’t relate to MNCOME. Our charges are pretty transparent....

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Making fun foods more fun!

Can’t shake that craving for tacos or cheesy pizza? We can help. What: We will learn to make healthy, calorie-reducing tweaks to our favorite “fun foods” so we can enjoy them more often. This class is for both kitchen newcomers and experienced home chefs who want new...

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Don’t miss out on summer celebrations

Well it's summer again. Time for the trifecta of grad parties, weddings, and BBQs--three types of fun occasions, and ones which we are determined not to let you miss because you don't want to derail your healthy lifestyle goals. Just like The Holidays, there are ways...

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Zucchini and goat cheese pizza

The latest recipe from the MNCOME kitchen is a test drive of a zucchini and goat cheese pizza (recipe courtesy of the Vegetarian Times). We chose this recipe because pizza is a favorite, but all the cheese and oil can make it heavy and full of calories. This version,...

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