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.
The Riverwood Auxiliary made their final Better Together Capital Campaign pledge payment to Riverwood Healthcare Center in January 2016. The hardworking group of volunteers paid their pledge off four years earlier than expected. The Aitkin hospital expansion, which included moving to all single-occupancy hospital rooms, was completed in 2013. "I'd like to extend a special […]
Since May 2015, the Zika Virus has been spreading through much of the Americas, including Mexico, Central and South America in a mosquito-to-human-to-mosquito cycle. Pregnant women are advised to postpone or cancel travel to Zika outbreak areas in Central and South America. For more information, see the complete health advisory on the Zika Virus Infection.
Recently, Bann’s Bar and Restaurant of McGregor donated $600 to Riverwood Healthcare Center. These funds have been dedicated to breast health for residents in Aitkin County and surrounding communities. “We want to give back to an organization that we know will support the people of our community,” says Chrissy Pierce, Bann’s co-owner. “We have had […]
For those who have been diagnosed with pre-diabetes or who are at risk for developing the disease, learning and adopting healthy behaviors can help prevent diabetes. Riverwood offers 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 […]