Free advance care planning information sessions offered to the public

Advance care planning is making personal decisions about the care you would want to receive should you become unable to speak for yourself. These choices about future health care needs are based on personal values, preferences and discussions with your loved ones. It is important to communicate and document your wishes with your family, friends and health care providers in advance to when … [Read more...]

Ridgeview welcomes OB/GYN Barbara Van Eeckhout, MD, FACOG

Ridgeview is pleased to welcome Barbara Van Eeckhout, MD, FACOG, to Western OB/GYN, A Division of Ridgeview Clinics. Dr. Van Eeckhout is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology. She earned her degree at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine and completed her residency at the University of Texas. “I am passionate about my patients getting the best care possible. I want my patients … [Read more...]

Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center announces fall flu clinic dates

Visit one of our scheduled immunization clinics, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., listed below: Gaylord Community Library Wednesday, Oct. 25 Ridgeview Winthrop Clinic Thursday, Oct. 26 Arlington Community Center Monday, Oct. 30 Ridgeview Henderson Clinic Tuesday, Nov. 7 Bring your insurance card and be prepared to complete a questionnaire requiring an address, phone number, age and Social … [Read more...]

Local physicians named 2017 ‘Top Doctors’ by Mpls.St.Paul Magazine

Twenty-eight Ridgeview-associated physicians were named to the 21st edition of the Top Doctors list recently published by Mpls.St.Paul Magazine. They are included in a list of 803 physicians in 45 specialties. Below are the recognized Ridgeview-associated physicians, including the specialization for which they were chosen: • Raed H. Abdelhadi, MD, FACC, FHRS, Cardiology, Minneapolis Heart … [Read more...]

Emergency Department/Urgent Care renovation groundbreaking ceremony held Aug. 29

Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center hosted a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, Aug. 29 for its Emergency Department and Urgent Care addition and renovation project. This project will bring significant improvements to the facility, demonstrating Ridgeview’s commitment to enhance patient care in Sibley County. Key features of the project include: adding four private patient rooms in the Emergency … [Read more...]

Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center to add Hospitalist Program

The Ridgeview Hospitalist Program, currently providing care at the Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia, will expand its program to include caring for patients at Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center in Arlington. Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 5, the Ridgeview Hospitalist Program will be on-site seven days a week providing hospital care. A hospitalist is a provider who exclusively cares for hospitalized … [Read more...]

Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center welcomes new specialty care/primary care providers

Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center has recently welcomed several new specialty care providers to Arlington. Sabina Khan, MD, Gastroenterology, began seeing patients at Ridgeview Arlington Clinic in March. Dr. Khan’s clinical special interests include inflammatory bowel disease, esophageal disorders, hepatology and colon cancer. She is board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal … [Read more...]

Ridgeview Foundation hosting 32nd Annual Golf & Taste Celebration; event raised record $1.25 million in 2016

Ridgeview Foundation will host its 32nd Annual Golf & Taste Celebration at Island View Golf Club in Waconia on Monday, June 19, 2017. As Ridgeview Foundation’s largest fundraising event, the annual Golf & Taste Celebration event brings more than 600 people together to raise funds for Ridgeview Medical Center. Since 1986, more than $10 million has been raised through the Golf & Taste … [Read more...]

Ridgeview Belle Plaine Clinic is now open; ribbon-cutting ceremony was held June 1

Ridgeview hosted a ribbon-cutting event at its new Ridgeview Belle Plaine Clinic on Thursday, June 1, 2017. Pictured, from left to right, are: Sara Aulizia, director of Construction and Real Estate Management, Ridgeview Medical Center; Jeff Nelson, vice chair, Ridgeview Medical Center Board of Directors; Matt Burrow, president, Catalyst Construction; Jon Buggy, principal, RSP Architects; John … [Read more...]

Free Active Aging Month community presentation

In support of Active Aging Month, community residents are invited to attend a free presentation by speaker and author Dick Edwards on Tuesday, May 30, 2017, beginning at 6 p.m. in the Ridgeview Community Auditorium, 500 South Maple Street, Waconia. The program is free and open to the public. To register to attend, call 952-442-8083. For more information, visit www.ridgeviewmedical.org. Edwards … [Read more...]