Rice Hospital in Willmar, Minn., starts tackling financial challenges
WILLMAR -- Leaders at Rice Memorial Hospital are looking for ways to tighten the hospital's cost structure, starting with an effort to pare expenses in each department by 2 percent in upcoming months.
It's the beginning of a cost-centered initiative that will unfold over months and probably years, said Mike Schramm, Rice chief executive.
"It's going to be a multi-year plan," he said.
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