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WILLMAR -- Local officials see anxiety, uncertainty and confusion surrounding the restructuring of Minnesota's General Assistance Medical Care program.

Where should these clients go for medical care? Who's going to pay the bill?

"We're fielding phone calls," Mike Schramm, chief executive of Rice Memorial Hospital, said last week. "There are more questions than answers."

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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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