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Allina Health Emergency Medical Services

  • National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) group photo


    Allina Health EMS Recognized with the 2017 Dick Ferneau Career EMS Service of the Year Award.

    The National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) and EMS World honored Allina Health Emergency Medical Service with the 2017 Dick Ferneau Career Service of the Year Award.

    Agencies are evaluated in the following areas: EMS education and training, innovations in pre-hospital care and protocol, community involvement, EMS system/program upgrades, worker safety, injury and illness prevention, and public education projects.

    "This award is a wonderful testament to the commitment of the Allina Health EMS team to provide exceptional care in the communities we serve," said Brian LaCroix, president and EMS chief of Allina Health EMS.
    Allina Health EMS paramedics and ambulances

    Allina Health Emergency Medical Services is one of the region's largest ambulance and medical transport services.

    • We serve more than 100 Minnesota communities, where about one 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 and wheelchair transport.
    EMS employees standing outside ambulance

    Join a world-class Emergency Medical Service Team

    The New Year brings about new opportunities.  As we continue to grow, we are looking for new faces to become a part of our team.

    Provide exceptional care with exceptional people at one of the nation's leading pre-hospital systems. A sign-on bonus is currently available for all qualified paramedics ($2,000 for paramedics with <2 years of experience and $5,000 for paramedics with 2+ years of experience). Relocation assistance may be available. 

    Qualified Applicants will possess their Paramedic Certification and an Associate's Degree. To find out more, go to

    Also, to find out more, come visit our booths at Wisconsin EMS Association Working Together Conference, Jan. 24-27; and at EMS Today Conference in Charlotte, NC, Feb. 21-23. We hope to see you there!

  • Emergencies

    In an emergency, call 911.

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

    EMS in ambulance

    Communities we serve

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

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

    Allina Health Emergency Medical Services: Community report

    In 2015, our 114 vehicles responded to more than 100,000 emergency calls across an 1,800-square-mile area.