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Amidst a pandemic: A seamless visit to emergency department

Accidents can and do happen when you have kids—even amidst a pandemic. Children's Minnesota is open, and safe, no matter what kind of care your child needs.

Children’s Minnesota celebrates National Emergency Medical Services Week

To celebrate all of the amazing work our EMS providers do, we sat down with Anna Cheney, Ryan Leba and Emily Tucker, EMTs at Children's Minnesota, to talk about their work.

Locations and Contact Us

Children’s Minnesota — Minneapolis:

For Health Professionals

Learn more about our trauma program and how to refer a patient.

Meet the Team

Our team is the largest and most experienced in treating childhood injuries and acute illness in the region.

Conditions and Services

At our Level I pediatric trauma center on the Minneapolis campus, we are able to provide the following to our patients:

Trauma Care

Our UnitedHealthcare® Pediatric Emergency Department and Level I Trauma Center in Minneapolis is Minnesota’s only Level I pediatric trauma center in a hospital dedicated solely to kids.

Drowning: What to look for, what to do and ways to prevent it

Children’s Minnesota pediatric surgeon Dr. Nathan Kreykes, Trauma Medical Director, talks about drownings: what to look for, and what to do if you see one of these tragic accidents.

11th Annual Pediatric Acute Wound Management and Suturing Conference

October 10, 2019 10 a.m. – October 11, 2019 4 p.m., Minneapolis

Resilience in the face of sudden trauma

Westen was coming back from his hockey game with his mom Danielle and older sister Cierra when a drunk driver crashed into them in February 2018. Neither Westen nor Danielle remember the details of the crash, but the aftermath is hard to forget.