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Despite plea, Rice holds firm in ending radiologic tech training

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WILLMAR -- In spite of a plea to reconsider, Rice Memorial Hospital officials are holding firm to their decision last month to close the hospital's School of Radiologic Technology when the last students graduate in July 2012.

The program, which trains students to administer X-rays and CT scans to patients, has been "a very good program," said Mike Schramm, chief executive of Rice Hospital.

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Anne Polta

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

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