Elaine Arion Named Ridgeview Vice President of Patient Care and Chief Nursing Officer

Elaine Arion, Director of Patient Care, Ridgeview Medical Center, has been named Vice President of Patient Care and Chief Nursing Officer. She assumed this new role on Jan. 1, 2016, and succeeds Pat Michaelson, who retired from Ridgeview after 31 years of service. In her new role at Ridgeview, Arion is responsible for inpatient Nursing services, including Emergency Department and Operating … [Read more...]

Ridgeview Hospice Volunteers Needed

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. Hospice Volunteers Working along with the medical team, Hospice volunteers provide support and companionship to patients and their families. A background check, … [Read more...]

City of Gaylord Contracts with Ridgeview to Expand Ambulance Services

The City of Gaylord recently entered into a contract with Ridgeview Medical Center to bring expanded emergency medical services (EMS) to the community. Beginning Sept. 14, a Ridgeview paramedic will be stationed at the Gaylord EMS facility 12 hours a day, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. This individual will manage the administrative functions of the ambulance service and provide Advanced Life … [Read more...]