Welcome to Rice Memorial Hospital
Rice Memorial Hospital is a Level 3 Trauma Center and the largest municipally-owned hospital in the state of Minnesota. We are home to the Willmar Regional Cancer Center (an affiliate of the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute), the Rice Regional Dental Clinic (a partnership with the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry), Suite Beginnings private birth suites, and the award-winning Therapy Suites at Rice Care Center (a short-stay rehabilitation care facility).
Your health. Your hospital.
We have been a proud member of the Willmar community since 1937 and strive to provide our patients and visitors with Respect, Integrity, Compassion, and Excellence (R.I.C.E.)
Learn more about how we support our local community and how your donations make a difference. Visit the Rice Health Foundation...
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The Board of Directors of Rice Memorial Hospital and Trustees of Rice Health Foundation extend a heartfelt THANKS to all who supported the 2016 Holiday Festival events – Friday night’s Casino Royale dinner and auctions, as well as Saturday’s 25th … Continue reading →
WILLMAR, MN – November 16, 2016 – Rice Memorial Hospital and ACMC Health announces its investment in new technology that can help doctors better understand, track and treat cancer patients. With GE Healthcare’s Discovery* IQ PET/CT system, the most sensitive … Continue reading →
By Anne Polta, West Central Tribune, November 11, 2016, WILLMAR — Money raised at the Rice Health Foundation’s annual gala Friday will support an area of health that doesn’t often get the spotlight: oral health. The fundraiser, the foundation’s largest … Continue reading →
(Willmar, MN) – Many Americans do not realize that 1 in 4 of all deaths in the U.S. are Veterans. As the nation honors these American heroes for their military service on Veterans Day, November 11, it’s important to remember … Continue reading →
Diane Hagedorn, director of nursing at Rice Care Center, was recently honored with the 2016 Director of Nursing of the Year award from the Minnesota Directors of Nursing Administration in Long-Term Care. She received the statewide award Oct. 13 at … Continue reading →
By Anne Polta, West Central Tribune, Sep 30, WILLMAR – In the 50 years that Rice Memorial Hospital has provided hemodialysis to people with advanced kidney disease, one thing has not changed: the bond between patients and staff. Bev Schafer, who …Continue reading →
A childbirth education series designed to give you a variety of learning experiences. This program consists of three classes taught by experienced nurses covering: All About Newborns, Breast Feeding, and Preparing for Delivery. Get the details or register online...
Join Willmar Ambulance for their 10th Annual “Stuff the Ambulance” Toy Drive on Friday, December 2, 2016 from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm at the Main Entrance to Kandi Mall. Please donate a new, unwrapped toy for children in need … Continue reading →
Stroke Support Group Holiday Luncheon “Around the World in Song” Presented by Donna Jo Kopitzke, Hospice Music Coordinator Rice Memorial Hospital Monday, December 12, 2016 11:30 am – 1:00 pm (NOTE EARLIER TIME) Lakeland Auditorium Lower level of Family Practice Medical Center 502 2nd St … Continue reading →
Rice Memorial Hospital and ACMC Health would like to invite you to our open house event showcasing the only in-house PET/CT in central Minnesota. Learn about available services, benefits and more. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 15 | 3-6PM RICE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL | … Continue reading →
Save the Date! Wednesday, April 5, 2017 Willmar Conference Center SPOTLIGHT ON LUNG CANCER Target Audience Healthcare professionals, including nurses, pharmacists, therapists, advanced practice nurses and providers who care for patients with cancer. Exhibitors Exhibitors will be displaying their products … Continue reading →