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.
At Children’s Minnesota, our staff understands how stressful an emergency visit can be. We’ll do our best to reduce anxiety for you and your child.
Our team is the largest and most experienced in treating childhood injuries and acute illness in the region.
Whether you and your child come to us with a high fever or by ambulance after an accident, we’re ready to help. Take a minute to learn more about what we can do.
At Children’s Minnesota, we have more than 90,000 visits to our emergency rooms each year. In fact, we care for more pediatric emergency and trauma patients than any other health care system in our region.
Children’s Minnesota doctors’ study shows increase in ER visits from self-inflicted injuries among teens
Drs. Gretchen Cutler and Anupam Kharbanda's study examines 286,678 trauma patients from 2009-2012.
Patients experienced less anxiety when they left the emergency department when a child life specialist was involved in their care.