Paynesville Emergency Services

Whether your emergency is an injury or illness — from cuts, coughs and broken bones to heart attacks and strokes — highly trained emergency physicians and nurses are ready to care for you at CentraCare – Paynesville.

Our Emergency Room is Designated as a Level IV Trauma Center.

The Paynesville Area Ambulance Service is on-call to respond to emergencies. In addition to ambulance service, we also have a landing site for helicopters.


LifeLink has six medical helicopters strategically based throughout Minnesota and Wisconsin, with the primary response for Paynesville based in Hutchinson. Response time for trauma transports is approximately 18 minutes. LifeLink is essential for critical emergencies such as cardiac and neurological injuries, and acts as a mobile intensive care unit.

Call 320-243-3767.

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