Hennepin EMS

Providing Emergency Medical Services to the Residents and
Visitors of Hennepin County, Minnesota


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We Are Hennepin EMS

Hennepin EMS is an urban/suburban 9-1-1 EMS agency that handles more than 80,000 calls for service each year from the residents and visitors of Hennepin County, Minnesota. Hennepin EMS is based at Hennepin Healthcare in downtown Minneapolis and serves 14 municipalities, covering 266 square miles, and a resident/visitor population of nearly 1.5 million.

Serving Since 1894

From horses to heart monitors, Hennepin EMS has been responding to emergencies for over a century.

Over 425,000 Communications Transactions

Our Emergency Communications Center recorded in excess of 425,000 transactions in 2018 – ranging from phone calls, computer entries, and radio transmissions.

More Than 80,000 Calls-for-Service

Our paramedics responded to 81,186 9-1-1 calls for emergency medical care in 2018.

Nearly 110,000 Student Classroom Hours

Our Educators/Instructors provided nearly 110,000 student classroom hours.

Media Brief

Enjoy a quick snippet of our Public Information Officer Press Releases and Hennepin EMS social media feed.

1 day ago
The heat isn't stopping MVNA Family Health from sharing their home visiting services with families at the Huntington Place Family Health Resident Event in Brooklyn Park. Here we are along with @mplswaytogrow and @_HealthPartners. #community #familyhomevisiting https://t.co/KGlnA5a8gh hennepinems photo
1 day ago
A national shortage of paramedics inspires a training stipend and waiver in exchange for a commitment to serve Hennepin EMS.
4 days ago
At Hennepin EMS we are always looking for ways to improve and tailor classes to fit your needs and desired content. Please help us by giving us your feedback on what NAEMT courses you would like to see Please use the link below to take a brief survey!
4 days ago
Honored to lead the Hennepin Healthcare contingent in the 2021 Aquatennial Parade last night!
# Healthcare Heroes! @HennepinHC @Aquatennial https://t.co/P8AoUJzpJz
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4 days ago
“These professionals represent the commitment to excellence our employees demonstrate every day and throughout the pandemic – including work that occurred behind the scenes – that truly made a difference for our community.” – CEO Jennifer DeCubellis https://t.co/vKlxP0x4Xv hennepinems photo