Among the Best
Riverwood Healthcare Center was recently recognized as a 5-star hospital! This means RHCC is among the top 7% of hospitals nationwide. These ratings are based on patient experience related to inpatient hospital stays.
For minor illnesses and injuries
Located in our Aitkin Clinic, Riverwood’s Urgent Care is a same-day, walk-in clinic. Urgent care is for a minor illness or injury such as: pink eye, allergies, minor burns, sore throat, sprains, etc.
Go No Further
Convenient same-day and Saturday appointments are available in Garrison – no need to drive any further. Both the clinic and the full-retail pharmacy are open every Saturday 8:30am – 2pm.
UCare honored Riverwood Healthcare Center clinics for delivering high quality care to UCare’s Medicaid members at its seventh annual “A Salute to Excellence!” event the first week in June. UCare recognized 19 clinics and care systems either for earning quality excellence awards in the 2014 Pay for Performance (P4P) programs or for going the extra […]
In June, Riverwood Healthcare Center installed a new state-of-the-art 80-slice CT scanner in the hospital’s radiology department in Aitkin. This CT technology allows for improved image quality and speed. The new scanner reduces total time-to-diagnosis and improves patient care by speeding physician access to high quality images. The public is invited to attend an open […]
The March of Dimes has recognized Riverwood Healthcare Center for reducing the number of elective inductions and Cesarean deliveries performed before 39 completed weeks of pregnancy. “Riverwood is proud of its 100 percent compliance rate with no early elective deliveries before 39 weeks for the past two years,” explains Kristine Layne, chief nursing officer for […]
It’s summertime and what’s more fun than being outside in that warm sunshine, right? But beware of getting too much sun. To reduce your risk of skin cancer, the Centers for Disease Control recommends easy options for protection from UV radiation: Stay in the shade during midday hours. Wear clothing that covers your arms and […]