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ER Wait Watcher

This app displays only average wait times. For a current wait time, call the hospital. If you are having a heart attack or life-threatening emergency, call 911.
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
28 min
Time Until Sent Home
138 min
Broken Bone
60 min
Transfer Time
97 min
Minnesota Avg.
Waiting Time
29 min
Time Until Sent Home
124 min
Broken Bone
47 min
Transfer Time
60 min
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
N/A
Broken Bone
14
Transfer Time
111
Waiting Time
42
Time Until Sent Home
110
Broken Bone
63
Transfer Time
103
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
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
37
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
94
Broken Bone
31
Transfer Time
22
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
108
Broken Bone
47
Transfer Time
68
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
109
Broken Bone
25
Transfer Time
30
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
116
Broken Bone
40
Transfer Time
44
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
0
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
176
Broken Bone
37
Transfer Time
125
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
37
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
2
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
31
Time Until Sent Home
108
Broken Bone
38
Transfer Time
78
Waiting Time
7
Time Until Sent Home
109
Broken Bone
33
Transfer Time
120
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
121
Broken Bone
34
Transfer Time
113
Waiting Time
9
Time Until Sent Home
112
Broken Bone
35
Transfer Time
55
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
88
Broken Bone
30
Transfer Time
36
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
28
Transfer Time
15
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
134
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
116
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
5
Waiting Time
49
Time Until Sent Home
194
Broken Bone
85
Transfer Time
57
Waiting Time
34
Time Until Sent Home
120
Broken Bone
40
Transfer Time
82
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
41
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
11
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
20
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
134
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
89
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
152
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
109
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
125
Broken Bone
47
Transfer Time
98
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
141
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
188
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
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
108
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
33
Waiting Time
28
Time Until Sent Home
123
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
50
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
165
Broken Bone
48
Transfer Time
130
Waiting Time
50
Time Until Sent Home
188
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
103
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
105
Broken Bone
33
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
43
Time Until Sent Home
151
Broken Bone
76
Transfer Time
85
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
116
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
49
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
23
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
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
23
Waiting Time
13
Time Until Sent Home
91
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
Waiting Time
38
Time Until Sent Home
163
Broken Bone
54
Transfer Time
203
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
67
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
158
Broken Bone
35
Transfer Time
90
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
168
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
62
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
120
Broken Bone
32
Transfer Time
49
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
114
Waiting Time
11
Time Until Sent Home
91
Broken Bone
37
Transfer Time
33
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
Waiting Time
28
Time Until Sent Home
95
Broken Bone
38
Transfer Time
20
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
92
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
100
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
40
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
21
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
90
Broken Bone
30
Transfer Time
105
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
40
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
167
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
117
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
98
Broken Bone
55
Transfer Time
42
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
49
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
21
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
27
Transfer Time
40
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
26
Transfer Time
10
Waiting Time
13
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
39
Transfer Time
100
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
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
21
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
40
Waiting Time
40
Time Until Sent Home
177
Broken Bone
60
Transfer Time
62
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
106
Broken Bone
25
Transfer Time
15
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
38
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
10
Waiting Time
31
Time Until Sent Home
200
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
192
Waiting Time
49
Time Until Sent Home
192
Broken Bone
54
Transfer Time
97
Waiting Time
11
Time Until Sent Home
136
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
1
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
0
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
4
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
86
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
152
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
34
Time Until Sent Home
120
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
45
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
125
Broken Bone
47
Transfer Time
65
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
35
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
150
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
72
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
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
25
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
16
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
95
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
10
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
30
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
23
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
100
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
172
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
112
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
154
Broken Bone
34
Transfer Time
94
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
123
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
89
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
95
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
35
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
35
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
4
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
86
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
26
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
100
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
30
Time Until Sent Home
108
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
53
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
70
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
0
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
142
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
59
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
55
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
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
47
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
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
6

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. The last data update was December 12, 2013. All data was collected between April 2012 and April 2013, except for the "Left Without Being Seen" measure, which was collected between January and July 2012.
Icons from The Noun Project: Jeremy J Bristol, Alexey Ivanov, Lemon Liu, Sebastian Langer, Rémy Médard, Christopher T. Howlett, Christelle Mozzati