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Imagine a morning commute that takes you past sparkling lakes and through the beautiful north woods. You arrive at your office, a state-of-the art healthcare center equipped with the latest technology in patient care and management. This is where your professional aspirations come together with the quality of life you are looking for.

Riverwood Healthcare Center is an independent, fully integrated health system with three primary care clinics and a 5-star rated Critical Access Hospital. We offer our patients all single-occupancy hospital rooms, a deluxe birthing center, and state-of-the-art ICU. Our hospital has a team of dedicated emergency care physicians who maintain certifications in advanced cardiac and trauma care to provide a high level of emergency medical service. See special designations for trauma care, advanced life support and cardiac care below.

Join our growing practice of over 35 physicians, specialists and surgeons, which includes the 2013 Minnesota Family Practice Physician of the Year and the 2014 Mental Health Advanced Practice Nurse of the Year.

 
 
  • 25-bed Critical Access hospital
  • Level III Trauma Center
  • Level I Heart Attack Hospital
  • Affiliated with Minneapolis Heart Institute
  • Affiliated with Abbott Northwestern Hospital
  • Comprehensive Advanced Life Support Hospital
  • Employee wellness values - on-site fitness center
  • 3 full-service clinics – Aitkin, Garrison & McGregor
  • Rated top 100 Critical Access Hospitals nationally
  • Joint Commission Accreditation/Gold Seal of Approval
  • Serving a community of over 16,000
  • Community grows to 100,000 on summer weekends
  • Focus on provider & community education programs
  • High Family Practice physician engagement survey scores
 
 

The Latest News

02/22/17

The Aitkin Community Hospital, Inc., dba Riverwood Healthcare Center, will host its Annual Meeting on Tues., March 14, at 6:00 p.m. at the 40 Club Convention Center 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. […]


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02/10/17

The Cook family of Aitkin recently made a $1,400 donation to the Oncology department at Riverwood Healthcare Center. This donation, made in memory of Richard Cook Sr., who passed away in December 2016, will be used to purchase gas cards for cancer patients who need to travel a long distance from home for their care. […]


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For any new mother interested in learning more on how to care for herself and her baby, there’s a helpful educational series coming up in Aitkin. Riverwood Healthcare Center is partnering with Aitkin Community Education to host a 6-week education series called “Mommy & Me”. Six 1-hour classes will be held at Riverwood in Aitkin […]


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