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April 18, 2014
RNs in midst of contract talks urge Willmar's Rice hospital to invest in its nurses
WILLMAR — Registered nurses at Rice Memorial Hospital made a show of solidarity Wednesday, showing up at a meeting of the hospital board of directors to give a statement about the progress of their union contract talks. But the 20 nurses, most of them wearing red Minnesota Nurses...
April 18, 2014 - 5:00am
February 4, 2014
Frostbite victim moving to St. Cloud hospital
ST. PAUL --The 19-year-old University of Minnesota Duluth student who suffered frostbite after spending a night outside in sub-zero temperatures was set to go to hospital in her hometown of St. Cloud on Monday. That was the word from Alyssa Lommel’s mother, Teri, on Alyssa’s...
February 4, 2014 - 11:57am
January 8, 2014
Former Minneapolis Mayor Rybak leaves hospital
MINNEAPOLIS -- Former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak left the hospital Tuesday, three days after a severe heart attack. He went through two angioplasties, with the insertion of six stents, while in the hospital. Rybak, who left office last week after opting not to seek another...
January 8, 2014 - 11:30am
July 27, 2013
Not clear if dispute resolved between hospital, fired CEO in Renville County, Minn.
OLIVIA - Four months after his termination, it's not clear yet if the dispute between the Renville County Hospital and Clinics and its former administrator is fully resolved. Asked if the matter was resolved, former administrator Glenn Haugo said on Thursday that it's "sort of...
July 27, 2013 - 4:02am
April 23, 2013
Renville County Board approves next phase of hospital project
OLIVIA — Renville County is committed to building a new health care campus to replace the existing RC Hospital and Clinics facility in Olivia. The Renville County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution on Tuesday to move the county-owned hospital forward on its...
April 23, 2013 - 11:33pm
April 17, 2013
Dead baby found in Red Wing laundry, wrapped in sheet from Twin Cities hospital
By Anne Jacobson Red Wing Republican-Eagle RED WING, Minn. -- A dead infant was found in hospital linens that had been delivered to Crothall Laundry on Tuesday morning, Red Wing Police Chief Roger Pohlman confirmed Tuesday evening. “We’re calling it a death investigation at this...
April 17, 2013 - 5:00am
April 16, 2013
Hospital executive from Michigan new CEO at Redwood Falls, Minn., hospital
REDWOOD FALLS — The Redwood Falls City Council has appointed Bryan Lydick as the Redwood Area Hospital’s new chief executive officer, with an anticipated June 3 start date. Lydick, of Indian River, Mich., spent the past 13 years with Mercy Hospital Cadillac and Mercy Hospital...
April 16, 2013 - 11:23pm
April 2, 2013
RC Hospital in west central Minnesota moving toward decision on building project
OLIVIA — A decision on whether to move forward with a proposal to build a new Renville County hospital and clinic facility will likely be made by month’s end. Nathan Blad, interim administrator for the county-owned RC Hospital and Clinics, told the Renville County Board of Commissioners...
April 2, 2013 - 11:41pm
March 25, 2013
New facility plan needed for Willmar, Minn., hospital
WILLMAR — Rice Memorial Hospital is preparing to launch a study of the hospital facility, focusing on current and future space needs and how...
March 25, 2013 - 5:00am
March 6, 2013
Concerns raised over Minnesota hospital staffing
ST. PAUL — Rural hospitals could suffer under a proposal aimed at improving patient care, some health care officials and lawmakers say. Ely hospital administrator John Fossum said a bill that would set state standards for how many registered nurses are on duty “could kill people.”...
March 6, 2013 - 11:23pm
March 5, 2013
RC Hospital and Clinics in west central Minnesota launching outreach campaign
OLIVIA — Renville County Hospital board members, staff and supporters of a proposed project to build a new hospital facility will be hosting a series of meetings and open houses in communities in upcoming weeks. Nathan Blad, interim administrator for the RC Hospital and Clinics,...
March 5, 2013 - 11:13pm
February 27, 2013
Renville County Hospital cuts COO position in anticipation of reduced reimbursements from BC/BS
By Tom Cherveny email@example.com OLIVIA — Renville County Hospital board members eliminated the chief operating officer position at their meeting on Tuesday. The unanimous vote was part of the hospital’s on-going efforts to reduce operating costs in expectation of reductions...
February 27, 2013 - 9:28am
February 24, 2013
Renville County Hospital reaching out for support
OLIVIA — Putting the brakes on plans to build a new Renville County Hospital and Clinic facility does not change the need to address the challenges...
February 24, 2013 - 11:38pm
January 23, 2013
Renville Co., Minn., hospital boss put on leave after board closes talks
OLIVIA — Renville County Hospital Administrator Glenn Haugo is on paid administrative leave and plans for building a new hospital will go forward at a much slower pace. Those were among the decisions made by the Renville County Hospital board at its meeting Tuesday in Olivia. They...
January 23, 2013 - 11:03pm
Renville Hospital places administrator on paid leave; puts on brakes to slow building project
January 23, 2013 - 10:15am