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Rice adopts policy on physician recruitment agreements


WILLMAR -- Rice Memorial Hospital has adopted a new policy that lays out guidelines for helping local medical groups with physician recruitment.

The new policy, which was adopted unanimously Wednesday by the hospital board of directors, is similar to how Rice has offered recruitment help for the past several years.

But for the first time, the guidelines are now in writing, said Mike Schramm, chief executive of the city-owned 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 Follow her on Twitter at @AnnePolta.

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