An independent, nonprofit, regional health care system located west of Minneapolis, featuring three hospitals and numerous clinics and specialty programs
Ridgeview Medical Center is an independent, nonprofit, regional health care system serving the southwest metro region of the Twin Cities. Its network includes three hospitals—located in Waconia, Arlington, and Le Sueur—a multitude of primary and specialty care clinics, emergency services and specialty programs, a nursing home, independent living apartments and Two Twelve Medical Center in Chaska—a free-standing 24/7 emergency and urgent care facility with multispecialty clinics and services.
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Looking for volunteer opportunities? Attend Ridgeview’s free volunteer information session Jan. 16. https://hubs.ly/H09BbFF0
health.ridgeviewmedical.org Ridgeview Volunteer Services is looking for volunteers 14 years and older to assist in more than 20 different areas of the hospital, clinics and Two Twelve Medical Center in Chaska in a variety of volunteer assignments. To learn more, attend an informational session. Sessions are held in Conference�...
Meet Jeffrey Baker, MD, Ridgeview’s newest Board Certified General Surgeon with Ridgeview Bariatric and Weight Loss Center. http://health.ridgeviewmedical.org/providers/18338
health.ridgeviewmedical.org Jeffrey Baker, MD has been committed to providing state-of-the-art care for the obese patient sin...
Fight the flu! Now’s the time to schedule an appointment to get your flu shot at your Ridgeview Clinic. https://hubs.ly/H09zDHf0
hubs.ly Please select the Ridgeview clinic you're interested in attending to receive your annual flu shot and provide us with your contact information. One of our staff members will then contact you (within 1-2 business days) to schedule your appointment.
Are you ready to quit tobacco but need some help? Ridgeview Clinics invites you to participate in a six-week Quit Tobacco for Life program beginning Jan. 8 in Winsted. http://health.ridgeviewmedical.org/events/56759
health.ridgeviewmedical.org Ridgeview Clinics is offering a six-week group tobacco cessation program. This program will help you make a plan to quit tobacco and share your experience with others going through the same process.
It's a boy! Ridgeview Medical Center is pleased to announce the arrival of its first baby of the new year. A baby boy, Oaken Burntvedt, was born on Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, at 1:53 p.m., weighing 10 pounds, one ounce and measuring 20 inches. He is welcomed by parents Thor and Abigail Burntvedt of Tracy, Minn. #newyearsbaby #weloveRidgeviewbabies #familymattershere #welcomeOaken #healthy #cute #sleepysmile
Happy New Year! Need urgent or emergency care during the holiday weekend? Ridgeview locations and hours are: 24/7 Emergency Care at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia, Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center in Arlington and Ridgeview Le Sueur Medical Center in Le Sueur; 24/7 Urgent and Emergency Care at Two Twelve Medical Center in Chaska; Urgent Care at Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center in Arlington 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Urgent Care at Ridgeview Belle Plaine Clinic 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 30 and 31; and Urgent Care at Ridgeview Delano Clinic 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 30 and 31. https://hubs.ly/H09wrg30
There are many ways to support Ridgeview Foundation and the end of the year provides extra tax benefits for donors, including a federal income tax charitable deduction. Discover the meaningful ways you can contribute to our important mission. https://hubs.ly/H09wpGX0
Sick? Click – Get Well. Ridgeview now offers online care for 17 different conditions for just $35. RidgevieweCare is available Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed holidays). Visit https://hubs.ly/H09wqFH0.
Fever? Flu? Visit Ridgeview’s Urgent Care at four convenient locations https://hubs.ly/H09wpFS0
As you remember loved ones this season, consider a gift to Ridgeview Hospice. Being part of an independent, nonprofit organization allows Ridgeview Hospice to be true to its mission and continue to offer loving care to special patients. It requires a commitment from donors like you to help maintain this level of care and quality. Please consider supporting the variety of hospice services that help make each day count for families. https://hubs.ly/H09wqFd0
Happy holidays to our patients, staff, volunteers and communities. Thank you for choosing Rigeview. #Youmatterhere
Feeling sick south of the river? Schedule an appointment at Ridgeview’s newest location, Ridgeview Belle Plaine Clinic https://hubs.ly/H09wW0y0