Riverwood Healthcare Center joins Headwater High-Value Network with CEO Westman as Chair

AITKIN, Minn.—June 27, 2024, 10 a.m. CDT—The Headwaters High-Value Network announced its launch as a collaboration of 19 independent rural Minnesota hospitals working together on clinical and business initiatives to […]

Aitkin hospital nurse receives DAISY Award

The latest nurse to receive the DAISY Award, recognition for outstanding nursing, at Riverwood Healthcare Center is Nichole Bock, a registered nurse for the hospital inpatient unit. Bock has worked […]

Tips for celebrating July 4th safely

Safety should be top of mind when using fireworks to celebrate the July 4th holiday. While fireworks are beautiful to watch, they are dangerous to play with. If not handled properly, […]

Protect your skin during summer fun

Summer brings sun-filled days, trips to the lake, and a carefree spirit. However, as we embrace the warmth and joy of the season, it is important to remember that the […]

Screenings, lifestyle changes can improve men’s health

June is Men’s Health Month, a time for men to look at how to maintain their own good health. Preventive health care and regular screenings are crucial for men to […]

Golf charity event to raise funds for cancer care

Riverwood Healthcare Center and Foundation invite the public to the annual Golf Charity Event. Gather with family or friends for the 18-hole tournament golf charity event on Friday, July 12, […]

Riverwood welcomes new human resources officer

Riverwood Healthcare Center is pleased to introduce Jessica Schmiesing as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) and member of its senior management team. She is responsible for the overall human resources […]

Local woman earns Deaf studies, national sign language honors

In mid-May, Vicki Johnson-Sherbrooke, who works in housekeeping for Riverwood Healthcare Center at its Garrison clinic, graduated with high honors earning a Deaf Studies Certificate at Central Lakes College in […]