Riverwood receives statewide award for wellness campaign

Riverwood Healthcare Center was one of seven Minnesota hospitals honored by the Minnesota Hospital Association with an annual health care award. The Minnesota Hospital Association Annual Health Care Awards honor the best and brightest in Minnesota health care — individuals who have offered dedicated service to hospitals and organizations that have implemented successful, innovative programs. […]

FREE wellness screenings in Garrison, McGregor

Riverwood Healthcare is offering free biometric health screenings to help you learn your vital health numbers and how to live healthier. Each screening, which will be conducted by Riverwood health professionals, will take about 30 minutes. It involves filling out permission forms, completing a blood draw, checking your height and weight, and taking a blood […]

Learn how to prevent diabetes

Beginning this summer, Riverwood will offer a national prevention program called I CAN Prevent Diabetes. This community-based, lifestyle change program offers diabetes prevention education for people with pre-diabetes or who are at risk for pre-diabetes. Meeting with a trained Riverwood instructor, you will learn how to create a healthier lifestyle and prevent diabetes. Participants will […]

New CEO to join Riverwood in July

The Riverwood Healthcare Center Governing Board of Directors has selected Chad Cooper as chief executive officer with an anticipated start date of July 8. Michael Hagen, current Riverwood CEO for the past 12 years, announced his retirement last fall. Cooper is an experienced and accomplished health care executive with 16 years of successful and progressive […]