New Groups Speak Out Against HMO Budget Proposal

Updated: 03/09/2012 1:28 PM KSTP.com By: Lauren Radomski

Minnesota's largest HMOs are coming under new criticism for a plan that outlines cuts in health care for the poor, elderly and those with disabilities.

Two health care providers also participated in drafting the plan, which 5 EYEWITNESS News uncovered about two weeks ago.

Since the story aired, the plan has been finalized and the Minnesota Dental Association has joined a growing list of practitioners voicing opposition.

Related story: "Confidential HMO Document Reveals Big Public Health Care Changes"

View the "Advancing Minnesota's Health System" draft document

Final report: "Minnesota's Healthcare Imperative"

View the statement from the HMOs