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Imagine a morning commute that takes you past sparkling lakes and through the beautiful north woods. You arrive at your office, a state-of-the art healthcare center equipped with the latest technology in patient care and management. This is where your professional aspirations come together with the quality of life you are looking for.

Riverwood Healthcare Center is an independent, fully integrated health system with three primary care clinics and a 5-star rated Critical Access Hospital. We offer our patients all single-occupancy hospital rooms, a deluxe birthing center, and state-of-the-art ICU. Our hospital has a team of dedicated emergency care physicians who maintain certifications in advanced cardiac and trauma care to provide a high level of emergency medical service. See special designations for trauma care, advanced life support and cardiac care below.

Join our growing practice of over 35 physicians, specialists and surgeons, which includes the 2013 Minnesota Family Practice Physician of the Year and the 2014 Mental Health Advanced Practice Nurse of the Year.

 
 
  • 25-bed Critical Access hospital
  • Level III Trauma Center
  • Level I Heart Attack Hospital
  • Affiliated with Minneapolis Heart Institute
  • Affiliated with Abbott Northwestern Hospital
  • Comprehensive Advanced Life Support Hospital
  • Employee wellness values - on-site fitness center
  • 3 full-service clinics – Aitkin, Garrison & McGregor
  • Rated top 100 Critical Access Hospitals nationally
  • Joint Commission Accreditation/Gold Seal of Approval
  • Serving a community of over 16,000
  • Community grows to 100,000 on summer weekends
  • Focus on provider & community education programs
  • High Family Practice physician engagement survey scores
 
 

The Latest News

03/29/17

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 spring. The 6-week grief group series will meet Thursdays from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m., April 20 and 27 and May 4, 11, 18 and 25 at Riverwood Healthcare Center, conference […]


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03/28/17

Surgeon Paul Severson, M.D., of Deerwood, on March 22 received the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Award for Excellence in Humanistic Clinical Care at the group’s annual awards luncheon in Houston, Texas, that honors distinguished leaders in minimally invasive surgery. SAGES has more than 6,000 surgeon members representing countries from all over the […]


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03/27/17

In December, Obstetrician/Gynecologist Christina Kramer, M.D., became Board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, demonstrating her exceptional knowledge, experience and skills to provide quality healthcare. To become Board certified, Dr. Kramer passed a written test that demonstrates she has obtained the special knowledge and skills required for medical and surgical care of […]


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