Ridgeview Medical Center Board of Directors names Michael Phelps as new President and CEO

Unanimous appointment to succeed retiring Robert Stevens The Ridgeview Medical Center Board of Directors announced today that Michael Phelps has been selected as Ridgeview’s new President and CEO, replacing Robert Stevens who will retire on Dec. 31, 2017, after leading the organization for 21 years. Phelps has worked for Ridgeview for 13 years, and has held a number of executive … [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...]

Ridgeview Belle Plaine Clinic to open June 5, 2017

Ridgeview Medical Center is pleased to announce that its new Ridgeview Belle Plaine Clinic will open on Monday, June 5, 2017. Located on the Ridgeview Health Campus in Belle Plaine (165 Commerce Drive West on Highway 169), Ridgeview Belle Plaine Clinic offers area residents of all ages with convenient, local access to comprehensive primary care and family medicine services. One of Ridgeview’s … [Read more...]

Ridgeview eCare expands to include 17 conditions

Need care for a minor illness, seasonal allergies or more? Consider visiting www.RidgevieweCare.org, through which online care and prescriptions are available for 17 conditions. Conditions treated through Ridgeview eCare now include: Canker sore Cold sore Cold Dermatitis NEW: Ear pain (otitis externa) Eczema NEW: Epi Pen refill (auto injector) Female bladder … [Read more...]

13 Ridgeview and Ridgeview-associated physicians earn ‘Rising Stars’ recognition

Thirteen Ridgeview and Ridgeview-associated physicians were recently named in Mpls.St.Paul magazine’s third annual listing of Top Doctors Rising Stars. Rising Stars have been fully licensed to practice for approximately 10 years or less and included 383 doctors in 43 specialties who are recognized for providing outstanding care and have the high regard of their peers. According to Mpls.St.Paul … [Read more...]

Free advance care planning sessions hosted by Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center

In health care settings, families may feel conflicted as they struggle to make difficult health care decisions for a loved one. When a patient is incapable of making their own choices, family members are called upon to make decisions which can cause stress, uncertainty and guilt if conversations do not happen in advance. Along with other Minnesota hospitals, Ridgeview Medical Center and … [Read more...]

Ridgeview Sibley Medical Foundation to Host Spring Fundraising Event

Ridgeview Sibley Medical Foundation will host its annual fundraising event on Sat., April 28 at the Arlington Community Center. This year, the featured entertainment is dueling guitars by SongBlast. The complete itinerary for the evening is listed below: Schedule of Events Doors Open: 6 pm Social Hour: 6 – 7 pm Dinner: 7 – 7:45 pm Live Auction: 7:45 – 8:15 pm Entertainment: 8:15 – 9:30 … [Read more...]

Ridgeview will offer online care for minor illnesses and symptoms starting Feb. 13

Ridgeview will offer virtual care – online diagnosis and treatment – for 12 common health conditions. The new RidgevieweCare visit is available for a cost of $35, payable by credit card or Health Savings Account (HSA) card, and provides quick, convenient, online care for minor illnesses and symptoms – without making an appointment or visit to a clinic. The new Ridgeview eCare service is … [Read more...]