ACMC, Rice begin orthopedic venture: Latest effort to recruit and retain orthopedic surgeons has strong start

By Anne Polta, West Central Tribune, Monday, March 24 –WILLMAR — A newly formed joint venture between Rice Memorial Hospital and Affiliated Community Medical Centers to strengthen local orthopedic surgery services is off to a strong start.  A locum tenens surgeon arrived … Continue reading

Hospitals make progress in patient safety, reduction of adverse events

By Anne Polta, West Central Tribune, Thursday, January 23 –WILLMAR — Minnesota hospitals are making progress in reducing the incidence of serious events that result in patient harm. The Minnesota Department of Health marked the 10th anniversary of the state’s … Continue reading

Mari Damhof, Willmar Regional Cancer Center Nurse Navigator, is published in Oncology Nursing News

Survival rates for cancer have been increasing because of what has been learned through research. Scientist have improved cancer treatments, learned more about what causes cancer, and have improve the quantity and quality of life while having cancer.  There is … Continue reading