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Physician Recruitment
200 Bunker Hill Drive
Aitkin, MN 56431
Map to our Hospital

Local (218) 927-5587
Fax (218) 927-5538


Provider Opportunities

Imagine a "morning commute" that takes you past sparkling lakes and through the beautiful north wood, as you catch a glimpse of a bounding whitetail or a soaring eagle.  You arrive at your office...a state-of-the-art healthcare center equipped with the latest technology in patient care and management.   

  • Yes, this is the ideal medical lifestyle…and we’re offering it to you at Riverwood Healthcare Center in Aitkin, Minnesota.  Where your professional aspirations come together with the lifestyle you are looking for.

    Four-day work week
  • No required ER shifts
  • No C-sections
  • 80% outpatient
  • $21 million expansion project in process – adding 50,000 square feet to the hospital and converting to all private patient rooms
  • Student loan forgiveness
  • Sign-on bonus

At Riverwood, our commitment to education and teaching is unparalleled. All of our physicians are board certified and 5 of our physicians have a strong history of precepting at residency programs. We have also been honored to host and assist in the teaching of RPAP students for over 20 years. Riverwood has been honored to have 4 of our physicians recognized as Minnesota Family Physician of the Year candidates, 3 of which have made it to the final selection group.

We were pleased to have one of our physicians, Dr. Don Hughes, honored by the Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians as "2013 MN Family Physician of the Year." See the award video for an overview of Dr. Hughes' outstanding accomplishments and comments from Riverwood patients, colleagues and employees.

Learn more about our Medical Staff Professionals by clicking "Physicians" at the top of the page.

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