Hennepin County Medical Center Critical Care in Critical Times

Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) is a provider of care to all who need it. In 2012, HCMC treated more than 151,000 patients, who came from all 87 Minnesota counties, in more than 735,000 patient encounters.

HCMC provides trauma and critical care services, teaches tomorrow's health care professionals, coordinates disaster preparedness and is a community educator. Careful stewardship of public resources has allowed HCMC to continue to provide the highest quality medical care.

Minnesota relies on HCMC to provide critical care in critical times. Your support and advocacy are critical too. Learn more about HCMC's statewide impact and sign-up for the HCMC Network to lend your voice in telling our story.

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