New director for Riverwood Foundation

Riverwood Healthcare Center is pleased to announce that Jodie Johnson is the new director of Riverwood Foundation, effective Oct. 1. In this position, she is responsible for the strategic direction and fund development through special projects, annual campaigns and planned giving. “We are very pleased to have Jodie become a permanent member of the exceptional […]

Hospital main lobby renovation to start

Beginning the week of Sept. 24-27, construction work will begin to renovate the main lobby area for Riverwood Healthcare Center in Aitkin as part of the hospital expansion project that has been under way since May 2011. The area around the current front desk reception counter, admitting and clinic check-in stations will be enclosed with […]

New family nurse practitioner – McGregor

Riverwood Healthcare Center welcomes Jeri Gilb, family nurse practitioner to its family practice medical staff. She will practice primarily at Riverwood’s McGregor clinic in collaboration with Dr. Tim Arnold and Nurse Practitioner Janet Larson. Gilb brings more than 20 years of experience as a registered nurse in acute care, long- term care, home care and […]

New physical therapist sees outpatients

Riverwood Healthcare Center is pleased to welcome Monica Bostrom, registered physical therapist, to its rehabilitation team. “Monica’s 19 years of experience primarily with an elderly patient population is a huge plus,” says Jean Chouanard, rehabilitation department manager.  “She brings a lot of great expertise in working with stroke patients and those with complex rehabilitation needs.” […]