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June 6, 2017
Willmar council OKs CentraCare discussions: Rice, ACMC to negotiate collaborative health care delivery
WILLMAR — Rice Memorial Hospital can move forward with its intent to negotiate a possible affiliation with CentraCare Health of St. Cloud,...
June 6, 2017 - 6:49am
May 27, 2017
Commentary: Health care for the future in our community
When a family or individual walks into a clinic or hospital, there are a lot of questions that race through their minds. Will my loved one get...
May 27, 2017 - 7:31am
May 24, 2017
Willmar hospital and clinic seek affiliation with CentraCare of St. Cloud
hea WILLMAR—Rice Memorial Hospital and Affiliated Community Medical Centers formally agreed to a letter of intent Wednesday night to join...
May 24, 2017 - 10:33pm
April 5, 2017
Willmar family's legacy spans three generations of local doctors
WILLMAR — When Dr. Michael Hodapp leaves his office at ACMC for the last time this week, a long era will come to a close. His retirement...
April 5, 2017 - 5:32am
January 17, 2017
ACMC promotes Knake
WILLMAR — Becky Knake has been promoted to the position of imaging informatics manager at Willmar Imaging Services, a joint venture between...
January 17, 2017 - 5:13am
December 27, 2016
Neurologist joins ACMC in Willmar
WILLMAR — Dr. Eric Hernandez, a neurologist and sleep medicine physician, has joined the medical team at ACMC Health in Willmar. He will...
December 27, 2016 - 6:08am
December 13, 2016
ACMC welcomes Dr. Peterson
WILLMAR — Starting in January, Dr. Daniel Peterson will be joining the ACMC Health team as an ophthalmologist. He will be seeing patients...
December 13, 2016 - 6:18am
November 21, 2016
Newcomer receives physician excellence award
WILLMAR — ACMC Health has awarded Dr. David Newcomer its 2016 ACMC Physician Excellence Award. Newcomer is an internal medicine physician...
November 21, 2016 - 11:51am
September 30, 2016
Soderberg joins ACMC in obstetrics, gynecology
WILLMAR—Affiliated Community Medical Centers has announced the arrival of Dr. Douglas Soderberg, obstetrician and gynecologist. Soderberg...
September 30, 2016 - 8:28pm
August 31, 2016
Granite Falls Hospital to establish clinic next year
Citing frustrations with declining market share and health professional recruitment by Affiliated Community Medical Centers, Granite Falls Municipal...
August 31, 2016 - 11:50pm
May 2, 2016
Willmar Medical Services discusses new same-day surgery center
WILLMAR — A brand-new outpatient surgery center will eventually join the local array of health care services. The project has been under discussion...
May 2, 2016 - 12:07am
April 11, 2016
Olympic Wrestling: Déjà vu all over again for Wechter
Willmar surgeon John Wechter had his dreams of earning a spot on the U.S. Greco-Roman Olympic team scuttled by a recurring shoulder injury
April 11, 2016 - 11:58pm
February 9, 2016
ACMC ventures into accountable care
WILLMAR — The entry of Affiliated Community Medical Centers into the world of accountable care organizations probably won’t be immediately...
February 9, 2016 - 10:49pm
February 6, 2016
Wearing red for heart health
Orthopedic receptionists Vonna Faber, from left, and Mardi Eckhoff and orthopedic nurse Amie Carlson wear red Friday at Affiliated Commity Medical...
February 6, 2016 - 10:02am
ACMC selects new president, CEO
WILLMAR — Dr. Cindy Firkins Smith has been chosen as the new president and chief executive officer of Affiliated Community Medical Centers. Smith will assume her duties in January 2016, ACMC announced in a news release. Dr. Ronald Holmgren, who has been president and CEO of the...
July 6, 2015 - 11:26pm