Emergency Medical Services

Glacial Ridge Ambulance provides 24-hour advanced and basic life support services to residents and visitors of Pope County and eastern Stearns County. For the quickest response time when every minute counts, ambulances are stationed in Glenwood, Starbuck, and Brooten. Working closely with fire departments and law enforcement agencies, our EMS team is available 24/7 to help our community the moment an emergency happens.

Services Provided

  • Emergency pre-hospital care and transportation to the hospital during medical emergencies
  • Assisting medical personnel in the Emergency Department at Glacial Ridge Hospital
  • Coordinating, evaluating, and implementing emergency preparedness plans for the hospital’s response to natural or other disasters
  • Teaching American Heart Association and EMS-approved courses for the public and emergency responders

Our Team

The most important part of the EMS system isn’t lights and sirens, it’s people who are dedicated to serving their communities and being there for others at some of the worst moments of their lives. Meet some of our Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) and Emergency Medical Responders (EMRs) on Glacial Ridge Ambulance who give so much to our communities; Rising to the Challenge – Glacial Ridge Ambulance Team.

Contact

Glacial Ridge Emergency Services & Training
10 Fourth Ave SE
Glenwood, MN 56334

Emergencies call 911

For general inquiries or to schedule training, call 320.634.2254 or click on the Contact Us button below.

Training Center

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Course Description: The Heartsaver CPR in Schools Course, tailored to middle and high school students, teaches CPR and AED (Automated External Defibrillator) use, relief of choking in adults and children, and infant CPR and relief of choking.

Course Content:

  • Adult CPR and Choking
  • Infant CPR and Choking
  • Adult/Child AED

Course Length: 3 Hours

Audience: This course was specifically designed for middle and high school students seeking a credential in CPR and AED as well as schools that want to provide CPR and AED training to students.

Contact us to schedule a class for your needs.

CPR training class

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course Description: The Family & Friends CPR program teaches how to perform CPR in adults, children, or infants and how to help an adult, child, or infant who is choking.

Course Content:

  • Adult and child CPR and choking
  • AED (Automated External Defibrillator) demonstration
  • Making the Emergency Call
  • Infant CPR and choking

Course Length: 2 Hours

Audience: The Family & Friends CPR program is for family members, friends, and members of the general community who want to learn CPR but do not need a course completion card. This program also can be a non-credentialed option for teaching CPR to middle and high school students.

Contact us to schedule a class for your needs.

Infant CPR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course Description: The Heartsaver CPR Course teaches CPR and relief of choking in adults, children, and infants with the assistance of barrier devices for all ages. Heartsaver CPR also teaches the basic operations of an AED.

Course Content:

  • Adult CPR and AED Usage
  • Adult Choking
  • Child and Infant CPR
  • Child and Infant Choking

Course Length: 4 hours

Audience: Heartsaver courses are for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid and/or CPR AED to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.

Contact us to schedule a class for your needs.

CPR training

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course Description: The Heartsaver First Aid Course teaches how to manage illness and injuries in the first few minutes until professional help arrives.

Course Content:

  • First aid basics
  • Medical emergencies
  • Injury emergencies
  • Environmental emergencies

Course Length: 3 Hours

Audience: This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.

Contact us to schedule a class for your needs.

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Course Description: This course teaches basic first aid, CPR, and AED skills for children.

Course Content:

  • First Aid Basics
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Injury Emergencies
  • Environmental Emergencies
  • Optional pediatric first aid modules are:
    • Pediatric first aid topics (eye injuries; fever; suspected abuse; and snake, spider, tick, animal bites, and stings)
    • CPR and AED use
    • Asthma care training for child care providers

Course Length: 4 Hours

Audience: For those involved in child care who have a duty to respond to a first aid emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements, such as child care workers, teachers, foster care workers, camp counselors, youth organizations, and coaches for children’s sports and others holding responsibility for children.

Contact us to schedule a class for your needs.

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Course Description: The Heartsaver CPR/ First Aid Course teaches CPR and relief of choking in adults, children, and infants with the assistance of barrier devices for all ages. Heartsaver CPR/First Aid also teaches the basic operations of an AED as well as how to manage illness and injuries in the first few minutes until professional help arrives.

Course Content:

  • Adult CPR and AED use
  • Adult choking
  • Child and infant CPR
  • Child and infant choking
  • First Aid basics
  • Medical emergencies
  • Injury emergencies
  • Environmental emergencies

Course Length: 8 hours

Audience: Heartsaver courses are for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid and/or CPR AED to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.

Contact us to schedule a class for your needs.

Course Description: This training provides the End Radio User with the basic information in regard to your radio and updates with ARMER Radio System.

Course Content:

  • Radio 101
  • History of the ARMER Radio System
  • Interoperability
  • Radio Programming/Usage

Course Length: 1-4 hours

Audience: This course is designed for anyone that will be working in public service and will be utilizing the ARMER Radio System.

Contact us to schedule a class for your needs.

For general inquiries or to schedule training, click on the Contact Us button below.

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