New urologist sees patients in Aitkin, Crosby

Cuyuna Regional Medical Center (CRMC) and Riverwood Healthcare Center are pleased to welcome a new urologist, Dr. Christopher Boelter, of Adult & Pediatric Urology. He joins Dr. Shawn McGee and […]

Riverwood Healthcare to launch new wellness initiative

George Family Foundation and Allina Health partnership to improve health Riverwood Healthcare Center is among 13 health systems serving Minnesota and western Wisconsin communities that have been chosen to participate […]

New nurse supervisor joins Riverwood

Riverwood Healthcare Center welcomes Kathy Starkka, nurse supervisor for its primary care and specialty clinics in Aitkin. Starkka brings 20 years of nursing experience to her new role managing the […]

Grief support group in McGregor

Are you grieving the loss of a loved one?  You can find information and help at a grief support group being held in McGregor this winter.  The 4-week grief group […]

Steps to avoid spread of flu virus

Riverwood Healthcare Center is not yet seeing an unusually high rate of influenza cases like some communities in the southern part of Minnesota at this time, but the organization is […]

New OB/GYN physician to see patients in Aitkin

Dr. Leigh Bauer, obstetrics and gynecology (OB/GYN) physician, joined the specialty care medical staff atRiverwood Healthcare Center in Aitkin in October. Bauer joins Drs. Michael and Rachel Cady in offering […]

Riverwood welcomes new board member

  Riverwood Healthcare Center is pleased to announce the appointment of Chad Gross to Riverwood’s Governing Board of Directors. Gross started his career in banking. He worked as a teller […]

Flu vaccine still available locally

If you want to get a flu shot, it’s not too late to get one. Riverwood Healthcare clinics in Aitkin, Garrison and McGregor are still offering nurse appointments for flu […]

Wellness tips for New Year’s and beyond

Reduce stress. Lose weight. Sleep better. Exercise more. Quit smoking. These are the top five New Year’s resolutions among Americans and all are topics that were covered in Riverwood’s wellness […]