Among the Best
Riverwood Healthcare Center was recently recognized as a 5-star hospital! This means RHCC is among the top 7% of hospitals nationwide. These ratings are based on patient experience related to inpatient hospital stays.
For minor illnesses and injuries
Located in our Aitkin Clinic, Riverwood’s Urgent Care is a same-day, walk-in clinic. Urgent care is for a minor illness or injury such as: pink eye, allergies, minor burns, sore throat, sprains, etc.
Go No Further
Convenient same-day and Saturday appointments are available in Garrison – no need to drive any further. Both the clinic and the full-retail pharmacy are open every Saturday 8:30am – 2pm.
In August, Riverwood Auxiliary members made another $10,000 payment toward their Better Together campaign pledge for the Aitkin hospital expansion and renovation project that reached completion in 2013. This leaves only $10,000 to pay on their $100,000 pledge, which will be paid off in less than five years. The Auxiliary has also supported the hospital […]
Influenza or “flu” is a serious contagious disease that kills thousands every year and is the most frequent cause of death from a vaccine preventable disease in the United States. Last flu season was more severe than in recent years, with 11 pediatric deaths in Minnesota alone. Pregnant women are at four times greater risk […]
Riverwood Healthcare Center is sponsoring a special breast cancer screening with spa-like services on Wed., Oct. 21, 3 to 7 p.m. at the hospital in Aitkin. Get a clinical breast exam and mammogram and enjoy some pampering with services like massage, fingernail painting and light refreshments. Who should participate? Women who don’t have health insurance […]
Lifestyle changes can play a huge role in preventing, lowering risk for and managing some chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease. Low-cost, low-tech interventions like being physically active, eating healthy and lowering stress have proven effective in improving health for many individuals. Learn more at a comprehensive wellness panel presentation on “Diabetes, Nutrition and […]