Minnesota elder-care hurdle begins Oct. 1, but not without criticism

September 26, 2011 at 9:28 am in Grand Forks Herald

Thousands of frail Minnesotans who plan to move into assisted living facilities will have to talk with a telephone counselor first under a state law that takes effect Oct. 1. That’s riled some people who don’t see the need for what one official called “government overreach.” Continue Reading