Riverwood receives national recognition for certification of surgery nurses

2017.11.22    No Comments

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.Riverwood Healthcare Center is pleased to announce it has recently earned the CNOR® Strong designation from the Competency & Credentialing Institute (CCI) This designation is given to facilities having at least 50 percent of perioperative nurses on the surgical nursing staff CNOR certified, and provides programs that […]

What’s new at Riverwood Healthcare?

2017.11.14    No Comments

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.The winter issue of our Healthy Living newsletter highlights a permanent solution for acid reflux disease as well as other news on orthopaedics, kidney dialysis coming to Aitkin and more. Here’s a quick summary of all the news items with links to more information: The LINX system, […]

Riverwood welcomes two new managers

2017.11.02    No Comments

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.Riverwood Healthcare Center is pleased to welcome Mike Kongsjord as Information Technology director and Spencer Page as Pharmacy manager. As director of Riverwood’s Information Technology department, Mike Kongsjord oversees a staff of six and all IT-related functions for the Aitkin hospital and its clinics in Aitkin, Garrison […]

Learn about reflux, heartburn solutions

2017.11.02    No Comments

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.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 “Solutions for Reflux and Heartburn” program on Tues., Nov. 28, 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. at First Lutheran Church in Aitkin. […]

Riverwood welcomes new RPAP medical student

2017.10.25    No Comments

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.Riverwood Healthcare Center is pleased to welcome Marlee Novak, a third-year medical student at the University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth, who is participating in the Rural Physician Associate Program (RPAP). Through the RPAP program, a third-year medical student lives in a rural community for nine months […]

Zilverberg Fund supports health care education

2017.10.20    No Comments

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.In 2017, Riverwood Healthcare Center’s Foundation distributed grants totaling $9,500 from the Michael Zilverberg Heath Education Endowment Fund. Scholarships for $2,500 each were awarded to three Riverwood employees, including Angie Phillips, registered nurse; Kelsie Engholm, licensed practical nurse; and Tia Ronnenberg, surgical technologist. Another award of $2,000 […]