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...
- Events & Classes
WILLMAR, MN (October 7, 2015) – A local couple believing in building and maintaining a strong community is offering a challenge to Willmar and the greater west central region. If donors are willing to collectively give $500,000 toward Rice Health … Continue reading →
By Anne Polta, West Central Tribune, Oct 5, WILLMAR – With the recent expansion of its inpatient behavioral health unit, Rice Memorial Hospital hopes to add some much needed capacity to mental health care in the region. The space also has … Continue reading →
Willmar Regional Cancer Center is pleased to welcome Hematologist-Oncologist, Joanne Monterroso, M.D. to its oncology team in Willmar. Dr. Monterroso earned her Medical Degree from Universidad Francisco Marroquin in Guatemala. She completed her Internal Medicine Residency with Michigan State University-Kalamazoo … Continue reading →
The need is great for a new Rice Rehabilitation Center that will bring all therapies and services under one roof. See how Rice Rehab is “restoring health and restoring hope” for our patients and their families. To learn more about … Continue reading →
By Anne Polta, West Central Tribune, Sept 4, WILLMAR – Bids were awarded this week for construction of a new $5.9 million outpatient rehabilitation center at Rice Memorial Hospital. The new facility, designed for state-of-the-art programming in physical and occupational therapy, … Continue reading →
WILLMAR, MN (August 25, 2015) – Rice Memorial Hospital’s Jade Center building will be demolished at 9am on Thursday, August 27, making way for the new Rice Rehabilitation Center. Construction of the 10,800 square foot building will begin in late … Continue reading →
By Anne Polta, West Central Tribune, Aug 13, WILLMAR – Local residents with Parkinson’s disease in search of certified speech and physical therapy to help them manage their symptoms used to have to travel to Minneapolis for services. The expansion of … 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.
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Grief is a normal response to the loss of someone you care about. Sharing your feelings and fears in a supportive setting can help ease the process of grief. Rice Hospice will be offering a Healing Hearts Bereavement Support Group … Continue reading →
Advanced training for your higher calling Hospice volunteer training is beneficial for anyone who works with hospice patients. This includes nurses (RNs/LPNs), physicians, clergy, nursing assistants, home health aides, social workers, public health nurses, pharmacists, paramedics/emergency medical technicians, volunteers, and funeral … Continue reading →
Rice Hospice at Rice Memorial Hospital offers a one-day grief camp for kids in grades K – 6, called Camp G.K. Bear. It’s a special opportunity for children who have experienced the death of a significant person in their lives. … Continue reading →