College Emergency Medical Serves (MCEMS) is a student staffed and
operated BLS-level emergency response group that serves the Macalester
Community. MCEMS is registered as a non-transporting BLS service with
the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT), the
Minnesota Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board (EMSRB), and the
National Collegiate Emergency Medical Services Foundation (NCEMSF).
is on-call Friday and Saturday nights from 7:00 PM to 3:00 AM for any
medical emergencies, and is dispatched through Macalester College
Security. Security can be reached by calling (651) 696-6555. During
this time, our crews are stationed upstairs in the Campus Center – stop
by and say hello, or come to us with any minor medical emergencies!
In addition to our on-call service, MCEMS also operates in stand-by mode for certain college events. Look for us at Winter Ball, Spring Fest, Founder’s Day, and many more events! Want to have us staff your event? Click here and fill out an event request form, MCEMS needs at least 2-weeks notice for standby events.