Riverwood Healthcare is proud to announce the addition of Megan Workman who is a Doctor of Nursing Practice and Certified Nurse Midwife. With over 10 years of experience, Megan specializes in all aspects of women’s health and obstetrics. She provides care from pregnancy and birth through post-menopausal care and everything in between.
Riverwood Healthcare is proud to welcome the addition of Jan Hegman, Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Jan brings to Riverwood a unique mix of expertise and training not only in family medicine, but she also specializes in podiatry, wound, ostomy and continence care.
Riverwood Healthcare is proud to welcome Lisa Heikkila, Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Lisa brings over 10 years of experience in hospital nursing including emergency/urgent care and intensive/critical care to Riverwood. She will specialize in overall wellness and family practice for all ages.
Riverwood Healthcare is proud to welcome Anita Sundholm, Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Anita’s previous experience includes over 20 years of hospital nursing experience in critical care and emergency services. As a family nurse practitioner with Riverwood, Anita believes in providing patients with expert care, information and resources for total health and wellness.
Riverwood Healthcare is proud to welcome Aaron Jordan, MD. As a family medicine practitioner, Dr. Jordan’s primary focus at Riverwood is to provide fully comprehensive medical care from birth and childhood through adult and senior years.
On average, your risk of getting colon cancer is 1 in 20, varying a bit according to individual risk factors. The good news is that colon cancer is highly preventable when you adopt healthy lifestyle habits. EAT HEALTHY: Eating a diet rich in fruits and vegetables will lower your overall risk for cancer. To prevent […]
The Aitkin Community Hospital, Inc., dba Riverwood Healthcare Center, will host its annual meeting on Thurs., March 20, at 7:00 p.m. at the Butler Building in Aitkin. Riverwood will present an overview of the finances for the organization and its operations along with highlights for the Foundation, Auxiliary, medical staff and quality management. An election […]
Everyone loves to eat great-tasting food. It’s even better when that food is loaded with nutrients your body needs to help you lead a happy, healthy life. This message from Chef Marshall O’Brien, who has a cooking show on Fox 9 TV, is all about eating smarter and putting the “delicious into nutritious.” Riverwood is […]
Aitkin County has had an increase in Norovirus, often dubbed the “stomach flu” during the past few weeks. Students were affected during the holidays. Care centers have recently had widespread outbreaks. Norovirus is actually not a flu or influenza and is not covered by your flu shot. Norovirus is a gastroenteritis illness. Inflammation of the […]