Willmar-area sports-related concussion rates mirror state trend

By Anne Polta, West Central Tribune, Sep 22, 2014, WILLMAR – About 8 percent of area student-athletes suffered a sports-related concussion last year and several had symptoms that lingered for days or even weeks. Since the fall of 2008, nearly … Continue reading

Mon. Oct. 21 – Stroke Support Meeting

The October meeting of the Rice Stroke Support Group will feature information on Influenza. Nancy Loge, RN, MSN and the Infection Prevention and Control Nurse with Rice Memorial Hospital will present the program. Rice Hospital’s Stroke Support Group offers presentations … Continue reading

Willmar Ambulance Director Brad Hanson Helps Rollout Rural MN LUCAS 2 Grant

The Minnesota Department of Health kicked off a new initiative in Alexandria, MN to place life-saving equipment in ambulances and emergency rooms across the state. The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust is funding the project with a … Continue reading