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Rice begins early stages of tackling long-range strategies


WILLMAR -- It has been a little more than one month since Rice Memorial Hospital adopted an ambitious new strategic plan, and the hospital is already starting to tackle some of the initiatives.

"There are a number of things we're beginning to work on. The wheels are in motion," Mike Schramm, Rice's chief executive, said Wednesday.

Schramm gave an update to the board of directors Wednesday on what has been happening this past month to begin implementing the strategic plan.

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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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