Cancer Survivors Invited to Celebration Picnic

Redwood Area Hospital invites all community cancer survivors to join in celebrating life at the 22nd annual Cancer Survivors picnic. The event will be held on Thursday, June 25th from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Redwood Area Hospital Education Room. The picnic will include Subway sandwiches, beverage, and utensils furnished by the hospital. Guests are invited […]

Redwood Area Hospital Invests in Community Healthcare Needs

Redwood Area Hospital

Annual financial report presented to City Council Redwood Area Hospital’s audited financial statements were presented to the City Council by representatives of CliftonLarsonAllen, LLP, on Tuesday, April 17. The financial reports show 2014 was another strong year with operating income of $2,797,081 million. The report showed the local hospital had a net margin of 13.5 […]

Hospital Seeking Hospice Volunteers


The smallest amount of your time can make a big difference in the life of a Hospice patient and their family. Hospice volunteers come from all walks of life — retirees, homemakers, farmers, veterans, business owners, and many others. The one thing they have in common is a desire to help others during end of […]

Are you a candidate for joint replacement?

Knee Replacement at Redwood Area Hospital

Joint replacement is one of the most common orthopedic surgeries performed today, with the hip and knee being the most frequently replaced joints. In fact, knee replacements have doubled in the past decade, and not just among the elderly. People ages 45 to 64 were 2.5 times more likely to be hospitalized for knee replacement […]

Rise in influenza prompts Redwood Area Hospital to restrict visitors

Redwood Area Hospital is temporarily restricting patient visitors due to a rise in influenza infections throughout the area, effective December 19, 2014. The visitor restrictions are part of a multi-step approach to protect patients and prevent the spread of influenza at Redwood Area Hospital, as well as the community. Temporary initiatives include: Visitors are limited to […]