Of 130 hospitals in Minnesota, Glacial Ridge is 1 of 8 hospitals in the state with a 5-star rating. CEO Kirk Stensrud commends all staff for this achievement. "Heartfelt care is the foundation of ‘how’ our staff provides the best medical care they can to the communities we serve.”
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Kirk Stensrud, CEO of Glacial Ridge Health System (GRHS), was the guest speaker at the Glenwood Rotary Club meeting on 1/18/22 and shared the state of COVID-19 locally. Testing capabilities, vaccinations, boosters, and the recent CMS mandate were also addressed.
The first baby of the year at Glacial Ridge Hospital was born on January 8, 2022.
Although working in health care has been a stressful and ever-changing situation the past few years, GRHS staff rise above daily challenges to give the best care for others. Here's the latest in scientific awareness of Omicron, vaccine effectiveness, and available treatments.
Donations of home oxygen concentrators can be dropped off with receptionists at the hospital or clinics during business hours.
Join us in welcoming the newest member of our provider team, Certified Family Nurse Practitioner Micala Danielson. She has been an RN at Glacial Ridge Hospital since 2006 and has enjoyed the journey that brought her to where she is today. “Like most nurses, I always had a feeling that I wanted to care for...
Best wishes from our Medical Staff at Glacial Ridge Health System. We wish you health and happiness in the coming year.
Health systems across the nation, including Glacial Ridge in Glenwood, continue to strain and balance the everyday health needs in addition to caring for those with COVID. While Delta has been the predominant COVID variant in our community and state, Omicron is another concerning threat for several reasons. There’s a lot about Omicron that’s still...
The Glacial Ridge Ambulance team thanks all individuals and organizations who contributed their 15th Annual Holiday Toy Drive! Whether you dropped off a gift for children 0-18 or gave a monetary donation to purchase from their wish lists or, you made a difference! Glacial Ridge Ambulance staff also recognize our caring and supportive businesses who...
GRHS staff remain dedicated to providing the highest level of healthcare for all area residents, even while the COVID-19 situation in our community continues to be challenging.