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Rice to close its School of Radiologic Technology in July 2012


WILLMAR -- Financial constraints have forced the closing of the School of Radiologic Technology at Rice Memorial Hospital.

Hospital officials announced Tuesday that the training program will come to an end in July 2012, when the final class of six students graduates.

Michael Schramm, chief executive of Rice Hospital, said the elimination of the program was "one of those decisions we felt we needed to make."

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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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