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[Epoch Times, August 12, 2019]   Riding in the back of an ambulance can be a traumatic experience, especially for children. It can also be hard on the paramedics responsible for treating the patient on the way to the hospital.
August 12, 2019
[KARE 11, June 04, 2019]   National CPR and AED Awareness Week is June 1 to June 7. Dustin Hadley is an Allina Health EMS paramedic and cardiac arrest survivor who says he was saved by CPR.
June 04, 2019
[KMSP Fox 9, April 25, 2019]   Therapy dogs are becoming more common. At Allina Health, a new program is being tested for their EMS division to help first responders deal with stress.
April 25, 2019
[KMSP Fox 9, April 18, 2018]   There’s a new CPR tool on the market for first responders that’s manufactured in Minnesota. Only a few places are using it as part of a research project, including two fire departments in the Twin Cities metro area.
April 18, 2019
[KMSP Fox 9, April 17, 2019]   A first of its kind in Minnesota mental health training program for 911 dispatchers is trying to bring a more holistic approach to de-escalating people in crisis. Allina Health Emergency Medical Services is the first in the state to have all their employees certified.
April 17, 2019
[Journal of Emergency Medical Services, April 17, 2019]   Brian LaCroix is the president of the National EMS Management Association (NEMSMA), an organization for leaders representing all service models. Brian recently retired from his role as president and EMS chief for Allina Health EMS , a hospital-based system with headquarters in St. Paul, Minnesota, serving more than 100 communities with more than 600 employees.
April 17, 2019
[WCCO-TV, March 20, 2019]   It’s getting harder for EMS services to fill the vacancies among its EMT and paramedics ranks.That’s why Allina is launching its own EMT training school.
March 20, 2019
[KMSP Fox 9, February 21, 2019]   When driving in the city, you may notice streets narrowing as plows don't get close to the curbs. That's tough for ambulances & fire trucks to get through.
February 21, 2019
[KMSP Fox 9, February 20, 2019]   For a father-daughter duo in the Twin Cities, helping others & saving lives is something of a family business. Learn more about the remarkable pair.
February 20, 2019
[Isanti County News, November 07, 2018]   For veteran and Allina Health paramedic Mark Reina, a career in emergency medical services wasn’t something he anticipated while growing up, but it has become something he’s grown to love. After spending his childhood in a rural area of upstate New York, Reina knew he wanted to escape the boringness that surrounded him and explore the world, and he was able to do just that once he enlisted in the Marine Corps.
November 07, 2018