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ER Wait Watcher

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ER Wait Watcher » Minnesota

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Minnesota Waiting Times

For each hospital in Minnesota, we chart the time, on average, that patients wait in emergency rooms before one of four outcomes: they see a doctor, they get sent home, they’re given pain medications for a broken bone, or they are admitted to the hospital. For each measure, lower numbers are better. Experts caution that very small differences between hospitals for a given measure are unlikely to correspond to noticeable differences in the real world. Find out more »

  • Hospital

  • Waiting Time

    Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being seen by a doctor
  • Time Until Sent Home

    Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being sent home
  • Broken Bone

    Average time patients with broken bones had to wait before receiving pain meds
  • Transfer Time

    Among patients admitted, additional time spent waiting before being taken to their room
National Avg.
Waiting Time
24 min
Time Until Sent Home
133 min
Broken Bone
55 min
Transfer Time
97 min
Minnesota Avg.
Waiting Time
26 min
Time Until Sent Home
126 min
Broken Bone
43 min
Transfer Time
62 min
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
5
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
229
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
206
Waiting Time
41
Time Until Sent Home
125
Broken Bone
77
Transfer Time
37
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
127
Broken Bone
39
Transfer Time
71
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
107
Broken Bone
39
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
87
Broken Bone
35
Transfer Time
45
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
153
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
110
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
101
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
26
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
104
Broken Bone
43
Transfer Time
54
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
148
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
116
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
132
Broken Bone
40
Transfer Time
50
Waiting Time
10
Time Until Sent Home
91
Broken Bone
25
Transfer Time
21
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
154
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
90
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
86
Broken Bone
26
Transfer Time
38
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
134
Broken Bone
34
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
43
Time Until Sent Home
186
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
70
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
116
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
50
Waiting Time
11
Time Until Sent Home
123
Broken Bone
32
Transfer Time
78
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
109
Broken Bone
38
Transfer Time
55
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
110
Broken Bone
35
Transfer Time
37
Waiting Time
6
Time Until Sent Home
112
Broken Bone
30
Transfer Time
79
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
163
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
172
Broken Bone
49
Transfer Time
94
Waiting Time
8
Time Until Sent Home
113
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
61
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
134
Broken Bone
43
Transfer Time
70
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
7
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
10
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
40
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
171
Broken Bone
47
Transfer Time
65
Waiting Time
40
Time Until Sent Home
153
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
90
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
110
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
70
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
207
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
122
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
152
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
161
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
146
Broken Bone
27
Transfer Time
96
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
136
Broken Bone
37
Transfer Time
170
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
115
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
63
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
106
Broken Bone
26
Transfer Time
50
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
74
Waiting Time
41
Time Until Sent Home
178
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
67
Waiting Time
11
Time Until Sent Home
90
Broken Bone
45
Transfer Time
54
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
115
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
69
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
31
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
9
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
12
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
43
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
4
Time Until Sent Home
127
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
18
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
10
Time Until Sent Home
148
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
1
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
85
Broken Bone
45
Transfer Time
33
Waiting Time
11
Time Until Sent Home
96
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
11
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
40
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
98
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
21
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
20
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
87
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
19
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
6
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
15
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
50
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
20
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
32
Transfer Time
15
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
44
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
25
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
24
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
101
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
1
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
98
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
40
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
26
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
102
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
35
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
14
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
6
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
59
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
22
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
24
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
89
Broken Bone
26
Transfer Time
74
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
8
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
130
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
119
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
174
Broken Bone
48
Transfer Time
125
Waiting Time
39
Time Until Sent Home
167
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
90
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
113
Broken Bone
31
Transfer Time
77
Waiting Time
30
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
49
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
154
Broken Bone
38
Transfer Time
73
Waiting Time
9
Time Until Sent Home
109
Broken Bone
32
Transfer Time
79
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
1
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
39
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
34
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
20
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
149
Broken Bone
33
Transfer Time
100
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
166
Broken Bone
54
Transfer Time
87
Waiting Time
9
Time Until Sent Home
88
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
47
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
45
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
5
Waiting Time
13
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
150
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
26
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
15
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
90
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
43
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
32
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
36
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
50
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
40
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
42
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
25
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
47
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
115
Broken Bone
39
Transfer Time
54
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
30
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
36
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A

Notes: "Average time" refers to the median waiting time (the midpoint of all patients' waiting times). References to "doctor" indicate a doctor, nurse practitioner or physician assistant. CMS reports the CT scan quality measure as the percentage of patients who received a scan within 45 minutes. We have reversed that measure so that all measures follow a "lower is better" pattern.


Sources
Data from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, last updated Dec. 17 2014. All data was collected between April. 2013 and March 2014.
Icons from The Noun Project: Jeremy J Bristol, Alexey Ivanov, Lemon Liu, Sebastian Langer, Rémy Médard, Christopher T. Howlett, Christelle Mozzati