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Jim Rieber, in one of the control rooms at Perham Memorial Hospital. From this location, video cameras situated at seven different parts of the medical center complex can be monitored. Similar security systems were installed at both PMHH and at the Perham school facilities. There's even more technology in store for the new hospital, which is under construction now and is expected to open in 2011.

Self-taught 'techie' Jim Rieber guides technology for hospital, school

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The job description was fairly simple and clear-cut when Jim Rieber came to Perham in 1996: Run the ambulance service.

Now, he has the convoluted title of Director of Information Systems and Emergency Services-with an equally complicated job description.


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