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Emergency services

Always open. Always staffed. Always here for you.

When seconds count, Prairie Ridge Hospital and Health Services (PRHHS) emergency department (ED) staff in Elbow Lake is ready to react quickly and provide the highest quality of care.

Prairie Ridge Hospital and Health Services Elbow Lake has been designated as a level 4 trauma center by the Minnesota State Trauma System.

  • All ED staff have completed specific trauma education.
  • All ED physicians are up-to-date with specific trauma education.

Our team works diligently to ensure patients receive the lifesaving medical care they need. In addition to trauma and life support training, ED staff members have training in basic cardiology and advanced cardiac life support.

To be able to more quickly serve our surrounding area in case of emergency, PRHHS has invested in a helipad. We want our patients in the best hands as quickly as possible.