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Allina Health Emergency Medical Services

  • Kenyan/Twin Cities connection

    In December, 2016, EMS Operations Manager Jeff Lanenberg participated in the graduation ceremony for Minneapolis Fire Department. Four of the graduates were Kenyan firefighters from Minneapolis sister-city, Eldoret, Kenya.

    Jeff was part of a team of public safety providers who traveled to Kenya to help teach providers in Eldoret a number of tactics and skills. At that time, Allina Health EMS donated an ambulance which is still use. At the recent ceremony, Jeff  turned over the keys to a second donated ambulance for Eldoret.

    The relationship between the Twin Cities and Eldoret was cultivated by Minnesota Judge Lajune Lange (ret), who currently serves as President of the International Leadership Institute in Minneapolis. Judge Lange has been instrumental in making cultural, business, healthcare and safety connections between our two communities. It’s great to see our relationship continue to flourish.

    Kenyan Connection

    Jeff Lanenberg (center) with several dignitaries including Minneapolis Fire Chief John Fruetel, Judge Lange and Gideon Birir, County Executive for Uasingishu County, (Eldoret) Kenya. 


    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.
  • Communities we serve

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

      EMS coverage map

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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.