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Grief group to meet in Aitkin

2018.08.17    No Comments

For those grieving the death of a loved one, information and help is available at a grief support group to be held in Aitkin this fall. The 6-week grief group series will meet Thursdays from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m., Sept. 20, 27 and Oct. 4, 11, 18 and 25 at Riverwood Healthcare Center, conference room […]

Riverwood welcomes human resources director

2018.08.09    No Comments

Riverwood Healthcare Center is pleased to welcome Lee Reichenbach as human resources director and member of its senior management team. He is responsible for the overall administration, coordination and evaluation of the human resources functions throughout the organization, and also oversees the Education department. “With a unique combination of experience in human resources and retail […]

Wilson family scholarship fund open for applications

2018.07.30    No Comments

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

2018.07.27    No Comments

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

2018.07.26    No Comments

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 […]

General surgeon joins Riverwood

2018.06.28    No Comments

Riverwood Healthcare Center is pleased to welcome General Surgeon Andrew Loveitt, D.O., to its specialty care medical staff. Dr. Loveitt is the fifth surgeon to join the Minnesota Institute for Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIMIS) in Aitkin and Crosby. He will practice with Dr. Tim LeMieur, Dr. Howard McCollister, Dr. Shawn Roberts and Dr. Paul Severson. […]