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Riverwood Healthcare Center is a clinic and hospital system that is recognized on both state and national levels for clinical excellence.

 
 

The Latest News

01/12/17

  It’s a girl! The first baby of the year, Harper Nirvana Rose Bartkowicz, was born to parents Michael Bartkowicz and Emily Olson of Aitkin on Jan. 11 at 6:52 a.m. at Riverwood Healthcare Center. Weighing 6 lbs., 11.5 oz., and 19 inches long, she was delivered by Dr Michael Cady. Kristine Layne, Chief Nursing […]


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01/04/17

Are you or someone you know suffering from heartburn or reflux disease? If so, there’s good news about the treatment options available locally. Learn more at a Reflux and Heartburn Solutions program on Tues., Jan. 24, 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at the Fireside Inn in McGregor. Hear from Dr. Paul Severson, reflux specialist with the […]


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01/03/17

Esophageal cancer is the fastest growing cancer in the U.S. with more than a 600% increase in just the past three decades. Gastroesophageal reflux disease casuses chronic inflammation in the esophagus, which can lead to Barrett’s esophagus, a precancerous condition that causes esophageal cancer. Collaborating with Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby, Riverwood launched a […]


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Events & Education

01/24/17
Are you or someone you know suffering from heartburn or reflux disease? If so, there’s good news about the treatment options available locally.Hear from Dr. Paul Severson, reflux specialist with the Minnesota Reflux and Heartburn Center at Riverwood in Aitkin and Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby, about the dramatic advances in medical professionals’ understanding of heartburn and reflux as well as the development of advanced diagnostics and treatment.Free light meal served. RSVP required to Riverwood at 218-927-5188 or healthyliving@riverwoodhealthcare.org
03/07/17
This prenatal class series meets Tuesdays, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., March 7, 14, 21 & 28 and April 4. Grandparents class is last session on April 11. All classes meet at Riverwood Healthcare Center, 200 Bunker Hill Drive, Aitkin, MN. To register, call (218) 927-5552. Each session is a series of 5 consecutive classes, plus a sixth session for grandparents on infant caregiving. Instructor is Sue Landsverk, Riverwood OB Nurse. For more info and classes, see 2017 Prenatal Education flyer.
 
 
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