Ridgeview names Matthew Herold, MD, Vice President of Medical Affairs

Matthew Herold, MD, has been named Vice President of Medical Affairs at Ridgeview. A practicing physician in Ridgeview’s Emergency Departments since 2005, Dr. Herold also holds leadership roles with his physician practice – Emergency Physicians & Consultants, P.A. – on Ridgeview’s Medical Staff and Ridgeview’s COVID Hospital Emergency Operations Center (HEOC) team. He will remain in these … [Read more...]

Gaylord and Ridgeview Ambulance Service merger is under way

Effective Aug. 30, 2020, Ridgeview Ambulance assumed management operations of the City of Gaylord’s ambulance service. Through the new three-year partnership, the Gaylord-based ambulance and responders will arrive to emergency calls and administer necessary medical care. According to Darel Radde, director of Ridgeview Ambulance, there are approximately 260 ambulance calls per year in … [Read more...]

2020 Flu Shot Clinic

An annual seasonal flu vaccine is the best way to help protect you and your family against seasonal flu. Schedule your flu shot at a Ridgeview Clinic closest to you. www.ridgeviewmedical.org/care-treatment/clinics. … [Read more...]

New COVID Call Center Connects the Community to Experts and Resources

Ridgeview has introduced a one-stop COVID-19 Call Center which simplifies everything related to COVID. Since the pandemic began, symptom guidelines, testing instructions and locations, rules for isolating—it all changes with little notice. It’s difficult to stay on top of it all. Now, you can call 952-442-7811 for COVID-19 guidance. Ridgeview’s COVID-19 Call Center is a new, reliable … [Read more...]

Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center receives gift from the Arlington Lions Club

Representatives from Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center and Ridgeview Sibley Foundation gathered, while practicing social distancing, with members of the Arlington Lions Club on Aug. 6, 2020. The Lions presented the second $5,000 check for its $10,000 of the donation to support the Arlington campus renovation project. “Thanks to the Arlington Lions generosity, Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center can … [Read more...]

Ridgeview welcomes OB/GYN Heidi Edsill, MD

Heidi Edsill, MD, has joined Western OB/GYN, A Division of Ridgeview Clinics and sees patients at its Arlington, Chaska and Waconia clinic locations. Dr. Edsill received her Doctorate of Medicine from Creighton University in Omaha, NE, and completed her residency at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN. She then spent six years as an associate professor at Creighton where she … [Read more...]

Ridgeview’s Arlington, Gaylord and Winthrop Clinics are open.

Ridgeview’s Arlington and Gaylord Clinics are open Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Ridgeview Winthrop Clinic is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please call 507-964-2271 to make an appointment in Arlington, 507-237-5523 to schedule in Gaylord and 507-647-5318 to schedule in Winthrop.   Please note the Ridgeview Henderson Clinic will be temporarily closed, … [Read more...]

Ways you can help during COVID-19

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Factory Made N95 & Ear Loop Masks Accepted at Ridgeview

Ridgeview Medical Center is asking community members to consider donating face masks amid the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic which has resulted in a worldwide shortage. Donations of factory-made N95 and ear loop masks, in addition to hand-sewn ear loop masks are sought. To arrange for drop off, email Kelly Mulleady at kelly.mulleady@ridgeviewmedical.org with the subject line “Mask … [Read more...]

What you should know about Coronavirus

Along with other health care organizations, Ridgeview is preparing for the predicted spread of COVID-19 in the U.S. to support the health and safety of our communities. What you should know: Currently, there are no medications to treat or vaccines to prevent COVID-19. Ridgeview will continue efforts to prevent the spread of influenza. Patients are being screened in Ridgeview’s Clinics … [Read more...]