Ridgeview Anticoagulation Services expands to include additional medications

Ridgeview’s Anticoagulation Services has expanded to include the management of additional medications and additional clinic outreach locations. Ridgeview’s Anticoagulation Services provides blood thinner dosing and monitoring of patients of Ridgeview Medical Center and Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center at hospital and clinic locations. A physician referral is required for this service and new … [Read more...]

2018 Ridgeview Health Care Scholarship application now open!

Each year, Ridgeview offers $2,000 scholarships to area college-bound high school seniors interested in pursuing a career in the health care field. This year we are excited to announce that the Ridgeview Health Care Scholarship Program is expanding to a system-wide program that will support all three of our hospitals: Ridgeview Medical Center, Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center and Ridgeview Le Sueur … [Read more...]

Ridgeview renovating and expanding medical center in Arlington

It’s been four years since the former Sibley Medical Center affiliated with the Waconia-based Ridgeview Medical Center and according to Kevin Lindstrand, chairperson, Ridgeview Sibley Board of Directors, “Repeatedly, Ridgeview has fulfilled its commitment to improve our facility and enhance the level of health care we provide to our patients.” Lindstrand references significant technology upgrades, … [Read more...]

Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center welcomes Oncologist Mark Hauge, MD

Oncologist Mark Hauge, MD, Minnesota Oncology, is now seeing patients at Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center. He provides oncology consultation and treatment planning. Dr. Hauge trained at the Mayo Clinic and is Board Certified in Medical Oncology. Dr. Hauge comes to Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center from CentraCare Health in St. Cloud. Through its partnership, Minnesota Oncology & Ridgeview … [Read more...]

Ridgeview Hospice volunteers needed in Sibley County

Ridgeview Medical Center is seeking caring individuals to serve as Hospice volunteers. Ridgeview’s Hospice team cares for terminally ill patients, usually in the patient’s own home or in care facilities, during the last months of life. Working along with the medical team, Hospice volunteers provide support and companionship to patients and their families. A background check, health screening and … [Read more...]

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...]