Wilson family scholarship fund open for applications

In memory of the late Roger Wilson, the Wilson family of Aitkin has created the Roger D. Wilson Scholarship to help individuals better themselves.  The fund is administered by Riverwood Foundation at Riverwood Healthcare Center.  See scholarship application. These scholarship funds are intended to ease the burden of tuition costs so that aspiring students or […]

Physical therapists achieve advanced certifications

Two physical therapists at Riverwood Healthcare Center recently achieved certifications that enhance services offered to patients. Brian Gehling, DPT, has achieved certification as a Therapeutic Pain Specialist (TPS). TPS is a true interdisciplinary pain certification that is open to various healthcare providers from therapists to physicians and other clinicians. “The process of learning that has […]

MIMIS announces new Surgical Fellow

Aaron Sachs, M.D., of Rockville, Md., will begin his post-graduate advanced surgical training on August 1 at the Minnesota Institute for Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIMIS) located at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby and Riverwood Healthcare Center in Aitkin.  He replaces Dr. Andrew Loveitt, who is joining MIMIS as its fifth surgeon. Dr. Sachs is […]