Emergency Department

In emergency medical situations, every moment is critical. And when you need access to exceptional medical care -fast - you can be confident that we're here for you.

Owatonna Hospital has been designated as a Level IV trauma center by the Minnesota Statewide Trauma System of the Minnesota Department of Health. This designation verifies that Owatonna Hospital has the expertise and resources to provide quality care to trauma patients. Specialty physicians, nurses and others are standing by 24 hours a day to provide some of the area's top trauma care.

Our emergency department (ED) medical professionals, including board-certified physicians, emergency-trained nurses and support staff, provide expert care for more than 11,000 patients each year. While a visit to the ED may be a stressful and anxious time, you can trust that our specially trained team is ready to care for you with the most advanced lifesaving equipment and technology available.

helicopter landing padOur helicopter landing pad provides easy access for patients transported by air.

Freeway access allows severely-injured patients from around the area to be taken to Owatonna Hospital quickly and efficiently.

Same Day Clinic

For non-emergency illnesses or injuries, the Mayo Clinic Health System Owatonna Same Day Clinic is located just steps from our Emergency Department.

Same Day Clinic hours:

To contact the Same Day Clinic, call 507-451-1120.

Monday to Saturday from
8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Sunday from
8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Allina Health Mental Health and Addiction Services 

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Assessment and referral: Questions and answer

Assessment and referral is a hospital-based service that responds to mental health or substance abuse crisis. Services are provided in the hospital emergency department 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Find us

For all emergencies, call 911.

 If you cannot get through on 911, call your county phone number.


Your primary care provider can help you with preventive care and most same-day needs, including illnesses and injuries. 

For non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries that require more immediate attention, you can find the care you need at Mayo Clinic Health System Owatonna Same Day Clinic. No appointment needed.

Allina Health TeleHealth Network

TeleStroke brings expert stroke care close to home

Owatonna Hospital is designated an acute stroke ready hospital by the State, which means that medical staff is prepared to stabilize stroke patients and administer life-saving medications. 

Patients have 24-hours access tostroke care experts at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.

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