Local cancer survivor competing in 140.6 mile triathlon to benefit Willmar Regional Cancer Center

Rice Health Foundation has launched peer-to-peer fundraising, putting the power to raise money for your favorite Rice program in your hands. The concept is simple: an individual supporter, or team or supporters, creates a campaign around a program they’re passionate … Continue reading

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

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

New Cancer Treatment Option Now Available at Willmar Regional Cancer Center

For many patients with early-stage lung cancer, the standard treatment – surgery – is not an option because coexisting conditions make surgery too risky. A new treatment option for select patients with small, early-stage tumors of the lung, or isolated … Continue reading