RIVER FALLS, Wis.
Health's newest clinic will
open June 19 in River Falls, Wis. Working to address a shortfall of primary
care and specialty services in the surrounding area, the clinic was created to
provide a full spectrum of streamlined care close to home. The Allina Health
River Falls Clinic will focus on hometown care for the whole family using a
collaborative and holistic approach.
goal is for residents in River Falls and surrounding communities to receive
comprehensive health care close to home and at the same time, give them access
to a wealth of specialty services through the broader Allina Health
network," said David Miller, president of the River Falls Area Hospital,
part of Allina Health. Miller pointed out that electronic medical records are
also shared between Allina Health clinics, hospitals and specialty sites, which
offers convenience for patients.
clinic will offer family medicine services, pregnancy and women’s care, and
holistic services such as acupuncture through the Penny
George Institute for Health and Healing. Steps away on the campus, River Falls Area Hospital
provides everything from a birth center to cancer care, rehabilitation services
and an emergency department. “We are excited to offer our
hometown seamlessly integrated care through the Allina network. I've been amazed at Allina Health's commitment to the health care
needs of the community of River Falls, and I am thrilled to be a part of a
new local care system,” said Rita Raverty, MD, a family
medicine provider local to the River Falls community.
are encouraged to call 715-307-6600 or visit allinahealth.org/riverfallsclinic
to schedule an appointment, and mark their calendars to attend a
family-friendly grand opening celebration Sept. 23, 2017.