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[WCCO-TV News, May 12, 2021]   Study shows the benefits of therapy dogs
May 12, 2021
[MPR News, February 04, 2021]   How has EMS changed during the pandemic?
February 04, 2021
[Fox 9 News, December 09, 2020]   EMS crews cope with COVID-19 waves
December 09, 2020
[Star Tribune, December 03, 2020]   COVID-19 surge drives more hospital transfers, 911 calls
December 03, 2020
[KARE 11 News, November 19, 2020]   After a request from the state, FEMA is sending in 25 staffed ambulances to assist with these transport missions.
November 19, 2020
[KSTP TV, July 03, 2020]   Lots of folks have laid in a supply of fireworks to fire off at home this holiday weekend. But every year, some people aren't careful and get hurt.
July 03, 2020
[Quad Community Press, May 19, 2020]   As of June 1, the ambulance service in Lino Lakes is set to change. The city council has now taken action so it has a say in what that change looks like.
May 19, 2020
[KSTP TV, May 06, 2020]   The Minnesota National Guard honored COVID-19 frontline caregivers with a flyover of Twin Cities hospitals Wednesday. Allina Health EMS crews, along with Coon Rapids police and fire first responders, gathered at Allina Health's Mercy Hospital to watch the spectacle.
May 06, 2020
[MPR News, April 15, 2020]   Calls for ambulances have dropped 10 to 40 percent statewide. While sheltering in place has reduced common types of emergency calls across the country, Bruce Hildebrandt, ambulance operations manager for Allina Health EMS and president of the Minnesota Ambulance Association, said he’s worried the decrease in calls means people are forgoing the help they need because they’re afraid to ride in an ambulance that previously transported a COVID-19 patient.
April 15, 2020
[WCCO-TV, March 09, 2020]   The first line of response to COVID-19 may be emergency medical service paramedics and EMTs. Allina Health EMS providers are well prepared for that job.
March 09, 2020