Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Emergency Medical Services provides 24-hour emergency care and transportation to 284 square miles in parts of Rice, Dakota, Scott and Goodhue Counties.

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Our nationally registered paramedics and emergency medical technicians bring advanced care to your home or to the scene of an accident or illness.

Coverage Area

  • Parts of Dakota County
  • Rice County
  • Scott County
  • Goodhue County.


  • Northfield
  • Randolph
  • Elko New Market
  • Lonsdale
  • Dundas

EMS Services

EMS providers have constant contact with an emergency room doctor based at Northfield Hospital’s Emergency Department. They are trained in:
  • Establishing emergency airways
  • Administering medication for pain and critical illnesses
  • Starting IV’s
  • Performing advanced assessments
  • Screening for heart attacks and strokes
  • EMS providers are required to pass a post-offer physical screen (pdf)

EMS Education Classes

  • Learn more about our upcoming classes
  • To sign up for EMS education programs, call 507-646-6551 or register online

Service Locations

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

1600 Riverview Lane
Northfield, Minnesota 55057
Closed Now
Sun - Sat: Open 24 hours