Wait times vary by condition. The wait time shown is updated every 15 minutes and represents an average time from patient arrival to being in an emergency department room. Additional time may be needed to be seen by a qualified medical professional.
Wait times can change quickly depending on the urgency and number of patients.
Please remember - you should always dial 911 in an emergency and allow medical personnel to evaluate the seriousness of your condition. When time is of the essence, be sure to get to the closest ER for quick evaluation and treatment.
National average wait time is one hour, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The Mother Baby Center at Mercy Hospital Allina Health and Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota (Children's) announced they will grow their birthing center partnership by breaking ground on The Mother Baby Center at Mercy Hospital.
Protect yourself and your family from the flu The best way to prevent flu to get vaccinated. Everyone over six months of age should receive the flu vaccine. It's especially important if you live with people who are at high risk for developing flu–related complications. Annual flu vaccinations are available at most Allina Health clinics.