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Generations section now available online
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Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
Rice Memorial Hospital
November 20, 2017
Willmar council unanimously OKs Rice Hospital lease to newly formed Carris Health
WILLMAR — Rice Memorial Hospital will officially be part of Carris Health, a subsidiary of CentraCare Health, as the Willmar City Council...
November 20, 2017 - 10:20pm
November 17, 2017
Rice Hospital explains factors driving employee health insurance hikes
WILLMAR — Rice Memorial Hospital administrators are seeking to explain significant health insurance premium increases that many Rice employees...
November 17, 2017 - 7:07am
November 15, 2017
Health premiums dominate discussion: Willmar council's special session on Rice lease mostly taken up by employee insurance concerns
WILLMAR — The goal of Tuesday's special meeting of the Willmar City Council was to give the public another opportunity to comment on the proposed lease and affiliation of Rice Memorial Hospital to Carris Health, a new subsidiary of CentraCare Health. Instead, the meeting was...
November 15, 2017 - 10:47pm
November 9, 2017
Rice Hospital lease gains Planning Commission approval
WILLMAR — The Willmar Planning Commission has signed off on the proposed lease of Rice Memorial Hospital to the new Carris Health. Under...
November 9, 2017 - 9:58pm
November 7, 2017
Willmar council sets two dates for public input on hospital lease
WILLMAR — The public will get at least two more chances to comment on the potential lease of Rice Memorial Hospital to Carris Health, a...
November 7, 2017 - 1:03am
November 4, 2017
Tribune Editorial: City Council should approve Carris Health proposal
The healthcare industry is rapidly changing and full of challenges - new direct and indirect competition, rising costs, recruiting hurdles and growing regulation - across west central Minnesota and this nation. The region's three major care institutions - Rice Memorial Hospital,...
November 4, 2017 - 7:00am
November 3, 2017
Willmar man's performing bull qualifies for PBR finals
WILLMAR — A Willmar man is the owner of a performing bull that qualified to compete in the Professional Bull Riders finals this week in...
November 3, 2017 - 6:42am
November 1, 2017
ER renovation to address growing safety challenges
WILLMAR — Changes are coming to the Rice Memorial Hospital emergency department to increase safety for staff, patients and visitors. The...
November 1, 2017 - 11:49pm
Four teens injured in early-morning crash near New London
NEW LONDON – Four young teens were injured early Wednesday morning when their vehicle landed upside-down in a slough south of New London. The...
November 1, 2017 - 6:40am
October 30, 2017
Updated: Rice OKs agreements to create new Carris Health in Willmar
WILLMAR — The Rice Memorial Hospital Board of Directors approved a series of agreements Monday to create a new entity for delivering health...
October 30, 2017 - 8:55pm
Rice Memorial Hospital board OKs agreement for CentraCare affiliation
WILLMAR - The Rice Memorial Hospital board of directors approved a series of agreements Monday for creating a new entity to deliver health care...
October 30, 2017 - 2:10pm
October 28, 2017
Employee committee formed as CentraCare talks continue in Willmar
WILLMAR — An employee committee has been formed to engage staff as Affiliated Community Medical Centers and Rice Memorial Hospital move...
October 28, 2017 - 6:26am
October 24, 2017
Rice director elected to state association board
WILLMAR — Douglas Allen, chairman of the Rice Memorial Hospital board of directors, has been elected to the Minnesota Hospital Association...
October 24, 2017 - 10:03am
October 6, 2017
Rice, ACMC, CentraCare field questions about potential affiliation
WILLMAR — Local decision-making and the effect on jobs were among the top concerns raised Thursday during a public forum on the proposed...
October 6, 2017 - 7:24am
October 4, 2017
Forum slated Thursday on CentraCare proposal
WILLMAR — A community forum will be held at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Willmar Conference Center on a proposed affiliation agreement between...
October 4, 2017 - 9:25am