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Contracts are settled with four of Rice Memorial Hospital's unions

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WILLMAR -- New contracts were finalized Wednesday with four of Rice Memorial Hospital's five employee bargaining units.

All four contracts contain similar terms: minimal pay increases but no change in health insurance benefits or paid time off. Each of the new labor agreements is for three years -- 2011, 2012 and 2013.


The contracts were all ratified earlier by union members.

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Anne Polta

Anne Polta covers health care, business/economic development and general assignment. Her HealthBeat blog can be found at Follow her on Twitter at @AnnePolta.

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