24th annual event draws healthcare professionals from across the region

By Anne Polta, West Central Tribune, Apr 1 – WILLMAR – An oncology panel from the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute in Minneapolis had a wealth of information on cancer of the esophagus to share with the 100 people attending the West … Continue reading

KWLM Open Mic with Rice Home Medical and Willmar Sleep Center

If you missed KWLM’s Open Mic with Todd Bergeth on Monday, take a listen to Anna Mohrmann, Willmar Sleep Center Coordinator, and Shawn Flegel, Clinical Manager at Rice Home Medical, talk about sleep disorders – specifically sleep apnea diagnosis and … Continue reading

‘And down he went:’ CPR, team response save life of retired Willmar teacher

By Anne Polta, West Central Tribune, Mar. 30, WILLMAR – As a registered nurse with more than 40 years of experience, Kathy Carlson had done her share of CPR on patients. But nothing really prepared her for resuscitating her own … Continue reading

Nominations for “My Nurse Made the Difference” contest due March 23

Each year, Rice Memorial Hospital sponsors a contest titled “My Nurse Made the Difference” to give patients, residents, and their loved ones a chance to express their appreciation to the nurses who made a difference in their lives. Download the … Continue reading