About Us

DSCF0712The Birchwood House is owned and operated by Prairie River Home Care, a full service medicare certified home health care company serving 60 of Minnesota’s 87 counties. Direct client care and services are provided through a network of eight offices located in Buffalo, Blaine, Hutchinson, St. Cloud, Rochester, Mankato, Fairmont and Marshall.

Prairie River’s Corporate office is located in Buffalo Minnesota. Learn more about our caregiver services at Prairie River Home Care.

At Birchwood House We Stand Apart

  • We offer a true home-like setting. Birchwood is a home, not a facility
  • Our staff is specifically trained for movement challenges (TULIPS program for Parkinson’s and ALS)
  • Special training is also available for Huntington’s and MS residents
  • Client to caregiver ratio at capacity is 4:1
  • Individualized care personalized care plans that cater to individual preferences and routines
  • On-site therapy gym with PT/OT/ST trained in movement disorders
  • Home cooked meals and planning by a certified dietitian
  • Ability to accommodate all levels of care including infusion, enteral and advanced trach/ventilator care
  • On-site support group and facilitation for Parkinson’s and other movement disorder challenges

Call today to get more information or to schedule a personal tour.