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Allina Health Emergency Medical Services

  • EMS Communication Center award banner

    Recognized for its work to improve public health care and maximum efficiency of the 911 system, the Allina Health Emergency Medical Services Communications Center was awarded the Accredited Center of Excellence from the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch.

  • Allina Health Emergency Medical Services, formerly known as Allina Health Medical Transportation, is one of the region's largest ambulance and medical transport services.

    • We serve more than 100 Minnesota communities, where about 1 million people live.
    • We employ nearly 570 paramedics, emergency medical technicians (EMTs), dispatchers, special transportation drivers, maintenance and administration and support personnel.
    • Our services include priority medical dispatch, 911 pre-arrival instructions, emergency and non-emergency ambulance response, the Greater Minnesota Ride program, wheelchair transport, and Flight Care (in-flight medical kits) program.
  • Communities we serve

    Our primary service area encompasses about 1,200 square miles in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area and greater Minnesota.


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    We serve a variety of communities within the counties of Anoka, Brown, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, McLeod, Nicollet, Ramsey, Scott, Sherburne, and Wright.

  • Emergencies

    In an emergency, call 911.

    For non-emergency medical transportation, call 651-222-0555.

    While inside an ambulance, an EMT makes eye contact with patient as she checks her vitals.

    April Anderson, emergency medical technician (EMT), reassures a woman experiencing pregnancy complications.

    Allina Health Emergency Medical Services: Community report

    In 2014, our 111 vehicles responded to 106,000 emergency calls across an 1,800-square-mile area.

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