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Abbott Northwestern Hospital

International services

Abbott Northwestern Hospital Campus and city of Minneapolis

For more information on service options for international patients call
Minnesota International Medicine,
612-756-7700

When individuals are seeking medical attention outside their home country, the timing, expertise and quality of care are essential.

At Abbott Northwestern Hospital, the service options available for international patients ensure that patients and their families will be well-cared for before they arrive, during their stay and after they leave.

Nationally and internationally recognized expert medical and nursing care is provided in a supportive and healing environment. Some of the options available include:

Personalized service


Minnesota International Medicine staff

Abbott Northwestern works with Minnesota International Medicine, which provides a dedicated concierge to assist each international patient and their family members throughout their stay. The concierge can help:

  • navigate the hospital system
  • translate medical information
  • arrange transportation and lodging
  • set up financial accounts
  • coordinate phone service and other communication tools
  • organize family and kid-friendly activities.

Convenient location offers diverse options

Located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Abbott Northwestern sits in the heart of a diverse, metropolitan community. Both Abbott Northwestern and Children’s Hospital – Minneapolis are a quick 15-minute drive from the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Their convenient location offers visitors easy access to premiere shopping (Mall of America), dining, museums and cultural events. Both facilities are also connected through climate-controlled skyways and tunnels to well-suited hotel accommodations and additional dining and shopping options.